Areas of Expertise
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Corporate Finance, Capital Markets & Securities Regulation
- Business & Corporate Commercial
- Corporate Governance
Director | Business Law
Moodys Private Client Law
"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." - Thomas Edison
Doug is an internationally respected business lawyer with over 22 years of business law experience. Doug articled at a major national law firm prior to working for over fifteen years at one of Calgary’s premier business law boutiques including serving for over 8 years as the managing partner. In addition, he has been a director or officer of several public and private companies. This experience provides Doug with business insight and acumen that allows him to provide legal services in a practical and straightforward manner to business owners and business executives.
Doug is called to the Bar in both Alberta and Ontario and is adept at handling mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, strategic planning, venture capital and private equity and has worked on financing and merger and acquisition transactions worth over $2 billion in total. Doug is an innovative legal thinker and is passionate about working closely with clients, large and small, to ensure that he understands their goals to provide the most tailored solutions possible to help them achieve their goals.
Doug’s care and understanding extends outside of the office, whether he’s spending quality time with his family, putting his green thumb to work in the garden, or at the course in pursuit of the perfect round of golf.