Marina Tran 

Marina Tran

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

t: 236.826.3044
e: marina.tran@mcmillan.ca

overview

Marina is an associate in the Capital Markets group in the firm's Vancouver office. Her practice is focused on advising both issuers and investment dealers on public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions and other types of financing transactions.  She also assists public companies with general securities compliance, continuous disclosure requirements and corporate governance matters.

Marina regularly acts for clients on cross-border business transactions involving the acquisition of companies and businesses.

Prior to joining McMillan, she worked as an assistant corporate development manager at a biotechnology company.

Representative Matters

  • Acted for Great Panther Silver Ltd. in completion in a cross-border offering of US$29.9 million of units pursuant to a base shelf prospectus and supplement filed in Canada and a base shelf prospectus and F-10 registration filed in the United States. 
  • Acted for the syndicate of underwriters co-led by RBC Capital Markets, BMO Capital Markets and National Bank Financial in the offering of $66.49 million trust units and a $74.75 million offering of convertible debentures of NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT. 
  • Acted for the syndicate of underwriters co-led by BMO Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets in the offering of $149.83 million trust units in Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust.
  • Acted for Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, in the acquisition of Casino New Brunswick, a casino and hotel facility in Eastern Canada.
  • Acted for Plentyoffish Media Inc. in the acquisition of POF by The Match.com Group for US$575 million.
  • Acted for Tahoe Resources Inc., in a $998 million secondary offering by Goldcorp Inc.

Publications

CSA Publishes Review of Disclosure of Reporting Issuers in the Cannabis Industry
Revocation of the "Northwestern Exemption"
CSA Provides Further Guidance to NI 31-103 Cost Disclosure and Performance Reports
CSA Updates Guidance on Disclosure of Non-GAAP Financial Measures
SPACs, The "New" Private Equity Vehicle in Canada – An Asset Class of $800M and Growing

Education

  • University of Victoria, J.D. - 2014
  • University of British Columbia, B.Sc. Microbiology, Immunology and General Mathematics - 2007

Year Of Call

  • Called to the British Columbia bar - 2015

Practices

capital markets
mergers and acquisitions
business law
corporate governance
public disclosures
technology
intellectual property
real estate investment trusts

Industries

life sciences
retail
service industries
applied technology

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Vancouver Bar Association
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Marina is an associate in the Capital Markets group in the firm's Vancouver office. Her practice is focused on advising both issuers and investment dealers on public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions and other types of financing transactions.  She also assists public companies with general securities compliance, continuous disclosure requirements and corporate governance matters.

Marina regularly acts for clients on cross-border business transactions involving the acquisition of companies and businesses.

Prior to joining McMillan, she worked as an assistant corporate development manager at a biotechnology company.

  • Acted for Great Panther Silver Ltd. in completion in a cross-border offering of US$29.9 million of units pursuant to a base shelf prospectus and supplement filed in Canada and a base shelf prospectus and F-10 registration filed in the United States. 
  • Acted for the syndicate of underwriters co-led by RBC Capital Markets, BMO Capital Markets and National Bank Financial in the offering of $66.49 million trust units and a $74.75 million offering of convertible debentures of NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT. 
  • Acted for the syndicate of underwriters co-led by BMO Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets in the offering of $149.83 million trust units in Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust.
  • Acted for Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, in the acquisition of Casino New Brunswick, a casino and hotel facility in Eastern Canada.
  • Acted for Plentyoffish Media Inc. in the acquisition of POF by The Match.com Group for US$575 million.
  • Acted for Tahoe Resources Inc., in a $998 million secondary offering by Goldcorp Inc.