Robert Fleischaker

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Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4862

Fax: (204) 957-4401

Services provided by R W Fleischaker Law Corporation

Education & Qualifications

  • Manitoba Bar (2007)
  • Alberta Bar (2003)
  • MBA (Calgary, 2009)
  • LLB (Manitoba, 2001)
  • BA, Economics (Manitoba, 1995)

Rob practises in the area of corporate and commercial law with an emphasis on banking and commercial lending, commercial real estate and mergers and acquisitions.

Banking and Commercial Lending

  • Acted for an agribusiness company in a credit facility of $131 million
  • Acted for a chartered bank in a multi-jurisdictional credit facility of $61 million to a public insurance services and human resources consulting company
  • Acted for a chartered bank in a multi-jurisdictional credit facility of $33.5 million to a manufacturing company
  • Acted for a chartered bank in a multi-jurisdictional credit facility of $30 million to a company in the forestry sector
  • Acted for a chartered bank in credit facilities to First Nations
  • Drafted credit facilities agreement for chartered bank for a credit facility in excess of $200 million
  • Acted for borrower in domestic and cross border credit facilities of USD $185 million

Corporate & Commercial

  • Acted for wealth management firm in the sale of securities worth $70 million
  • Acted for private equity issuers in limited partnership offerings of up to $100 million
  • Assisted in a multi-jurisdictional share offering worth USD $3 billion
  • Acted for vendors and purchasers in asset and share divestitures and acquisitions in excess of $28 million
  • Drafted joint venture agreements in connection with the sale of goods and services in South East Asia and North Africa
  • Acted for clients in connection with various divestitures and acquisitions of businesses in Western Canada
  • Acted for manufacturer in the sale of goods into Russia, Georgia and Kazakhstan

Commercial Real Estate

  • Acted for vendors and purchasers in commercial real estate transactions in excess of $56 million
  • Drafted complex offers to purchase for various types of land acquisitions and divestitures in Western Canada
  • Negotiated and drafted joint venture, limited partnership, licensing, co-ownership and trust agreements regarding real property matters
  • Negotiated and drafted leases for malls, office buildings and other commercial property

Rob’s practice includes financing and secured lending, corporate and business reorganizations, joint ventures, commercial real estate, leasing, advice pertaining to the procurement process and procurement documentation, construction contracts, mergers and acquisitions as well as negotiating and drafting of specialized commercial contracts. He has also acted for many clients in the acquisition and divestiture of businesses throughout Western Canada. He was seconded to a leading international agriculture company to act as corporate counsel commencing in fall of 2011.

  • Risk Management Association, Director and Vice President
  • Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education, Former Learning Group Facilitator
  • Manitoba Bar Association, Former Co-Chair of the Business Law Subsection
  • Canadian Youth Business Foundation, Former Loan Review Committee Member

Memberships

  • The Law Society of Manitoba
  • The Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association