Roland Hurst 

Roland Hurst

Vancouver
Royal Centre, Suite 1500
1055 West Georgia Street, PO Box 11117
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4N7

t: 604.691.7409
e: roland.hurst@mcmillan.ca

overview

Roland is a business lawyer with a focus on corporate finance & securities regulation and mergers & acquisitions. He is a trusted advisor to his clients and regularly advises public and private companies, boards of directors, and entrepreneurs on corporate and commercial, mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financing, and securities and corporate governance compliance and disclosure matters. He works closely with Canadian and international companies and their stakeholders in connection with the formation and financing of business ventures, strategic domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and domestic and cross-border public and private securities offerings.

In addition to transactional work, Roland regularly negotiates, drafts, and implements commercial agreements for clients operating in a wide variety of industries, including companies active in the mining, power generation, oil & gas, hospitality, and technology sectors.

Roland is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia and the Vancouver Bar Association. He is also a Member of the Canadian Bar Association.

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania (Wharton Business School), Business Foundations Specialization Certificate - 2015
  • University of London, LL.M. (International Business) - 2010
  • University of Victoria, J.D. - 2009
  • Canadian Securities Institute, Canadian Securities Certificate - 2008
  • University of British Columbia, B.A. - 2006

Year Of Call

  • Called to the British Columbia bar - 2011

Practices

business formation
business law
capital markets
corporate finance
mergers and acquisitions
public disclosures
stock exchange listings

Industries

electricity and utilities
media, communications and entertainment
medical marijuana
mining
natural resources
telecommunications

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Bar Association (British Columbia Branch)

    • Business Law Subsection – Current Executive Committee Member (2016/2017)

    • Securities Law Subsection – Member

  • The Law Society of British Columbia - Member
  • Association of Corporate Growth - Member
  • Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada - Member
  • Vancouver Mining Alliance - Member
  • Young Mining Professionals (Vancouver Branch) - Member

Community Involvement

  • Royal Vancouver Yacht Club – AI Committee – Current Board Member (2016/2017)

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Roland is a business lawyer with a focus on corporate finance & securities regulation and mergers & acquisitions. He is a trusted advisor to his clients and regularly advises public and private companies, boards of directors, and entrepreneurs on corporate and commercial, mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financing, and securities and corporate governance compliance and disclosure matters. He works closely with Canadian and international companies and their stakeholders in connection with the formation and financing of business ventures, strategic domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and domestic and cross-border public and private securities offerings.

In addition to transactional work, Roland regularly negotiates, drafts, and implements commercial agreements for clients operating in a wide variety of industries, including companies active in the mining, power generation, oil & gas, hospitality, and technology sectors.

Roland is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia and the Vancouver Bar Association. He is also a Member of the Canadian Bar Association.