Taylor Dignan

Associate

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Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4880

Fax: (204) 957-0840

Education & Qualifications

  • Ontario Bar (2019)
  • JD (Victoria, 2018)
  • BSocSc Hons. (Ottawa, 2014)

Taylor is a corporate lawyer practising in the areas of securities law, corporate/commercial and corporate governance. He is dedicated to helping clients and companies access capital and grow their business.

  • Listing of gold/silver exploration company on the TSX-V;
  • Lead closing of $20M debenture financing in early 2019;
  • Helped restructure crypto-currency miner following 2018 Bitcoin price collapse; and
  • Managed multiple financings for both public and private companies.

Prior to joining MLT Aikins, Taylor articled and practiced law at a boutique securities firm in downtown Toronto.

Taylor’s corporate law practice includes drafting prospectuses and management information circulars, helping companies meet their regulatory obligations; and facilitating corporate transactions.

Taylor has experience working on private equity and going-public transactions, while also providing guidance on continuous disclosure obligations and corporate governance practices. Prior to corporate law, Taylor worked as a trade policy officer, participating in free-trade negotiations between Canada and the E.U. on technical barriers to trade.

Taylor’s notable recent work includes acting for a BC gold/silver exploration company listing on the TSX-V and leading the closing of a $20M debenture financing.

  • Access Pro Bono, Advocate for residential tenancy disputes in Victoria, British Columbia (2017-2018)
  • Pro Bono Students Canada, drafted privacy policy for not-for-profit community organization in Victoria, British Columbia (2016
  • Lawson Lundell Securities Regulation Prize, 2017
  • DuMoulin Black LLP Securities Regulation Prize, 2017
  • Ontario Global Edge Recipient, Internship in Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2012