Calls to bar: Queensland (2014); Ontario (2018)
Education: Dalhousie University, Bachelor of Arts (2010); Bond University, Juris Doctor (2013)
William Demers advises clients on business operations, commercial transactions, debt and equity capital raising, shareholder and governance matters, mergers and acquisitions.
Since 2018, he has represented and advised insurance, manufacturing, private equity, retail, real property and technology companies on transactions valued between 7 and 8 figures, including TSX.V reverse takeover negotiations, shareholder arrangements and business structuring.
Prior to private practice, William was trained as a lawyer at a leading global business law firm, where he worked on disputes in the oil and gas, transportation and water use infrastructure sectors (damages or disputed amounts ranging from 8 to 10 figures).