Lauren Toreson is a corporate and commercial lawyer working in Edmonton and Calgary primarily in mergers and acquisitions, construction law, securities law, and secured lending transactions. Lauren also regularly acts for buyers and sellers on business acquisition transactions.
Lauren provides practical advice and counsel in a number of areas:
Corporate and commercial: advising clients on various transactions involving corporate, partnership, trust, and joint venture structures.
Private M&A: assisting clients with all aspects of the purchase and sale of businesses, whether on an asset or share basis.
Procurement and contracts: drafting and negotiating various forms of construction bid and contract documents for all Canadian provinces for both owner and contractors.
Securities law and corporate finance: assisting clients with raising capital through prospectus-exempt securities offerings such as private placements and offering memoranda and managing their regulatory compliance. Lauren serves primarily as issuer’s counsel on these transactions.
Lauren has instructed for a number of business and professional organizations on various topics including mitigation of risk in construction contracts.
- Member, Law Society of Alberta
- Member, Canadian Bar Association
- Contract Committee, Construction Owners Association of Alberta
Bar admissions & education
- Alberta Bar, 2005
- LL.B., University of Calgary, 2004
- B.Comm. (with distinction), University of Alberta, 2001
Miller Thomson is proud to present 18 of our finest lawyers who have been admitted to the partnership.
Ormonde Benson (Toronto)Ivan Bernardo (Calgary)Laura Cassiani (Toronto)Gail Black (Calgary)Scott Galajda (Guelph)David Holmes (Toronto)Alisha Hurley (Edmonton)Kent Jesse (Calgary)Trenton Johnson (Guelph)John Jung (Calgary)Monique Petrin Nicholson (Edmonton)Josée Pilon (Montréal)Darren Smits (Calgary)Ian Smith (Edmonton)Kevin Sorochan (Vancouver)Jennifer Spencer (Vancouver)Amanda Stacey (Toronto)Lauren Toreson (Edmonton)
Lauren Toreson chairs the Corporate Procedure Fundamentals program
W. J. Kenny, Scott J. Hammel and Lauren M. Toreson of Miller Thomson’s Edmonton Construction Group will host an Executive Construction Breakfast Seminar in Edmonton on March 26, 2009.
Edmonton Construction Seminar – Update
This seminar focuses on: Claims Avoidance Contract Drafting and Risk Management Workplace Health and Safety, and Workplace Conduct Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 Time: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast and Registration, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Presentation Location: Holiday...
Calgary Construction Seminar
This seminar focuses on: Claims Avoidance Contract Drafting and Risk Management Workplace Health and Safety, and Workplace Conduct Date:Wednesday, March 16, 2016 Time: 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast and Registration, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Presentation Location: Calgary Petroleum...