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Goodmans Expertise

Mining and Natural Resources

Goodmans’ Mining and Natural Resources Group is known internationally for advising companies active in mining, oil and gas, forestry and other natural resource sectors.

Goodmans mining and natural resources practice is a seasoned group with a solid record advising companies on transactions, from venture capital financing and initial public offerings, to international acquisitions and joint ventures.

We frequently represent public and privately-held companies in a variety of international resource-based matters, including establishing joint ventures, negotiating mineral prospecting and exploration agreements, acquiring and selling oil and gas interests and arranging all levels of equity and debt financing activities. Our lawyers regularly represent both Canadian and internationally based corporations in their negotiations with foreign governments.

Our group is international in scope, and our involvement stretches beyond North America to Asia, Africa, Australia and countries of the former Soviet Union.  With our strength in corporate, commercial, securities, environmental, tax and regulatory areas, our natural resources lawyers draw upon a strong mix of skills to provide a seamless network of services to North American and international clients.