2010 - Northwest Territories Bar
2010 - Nunavut Bar
- New Brunswick Bar 1996 - 2010
Transactional and Corporate
Metis and First Nations
Mergers and Acquisitions
Corporate Finance and Securities
Commercial Real Estate
Banking and Finance
Alain Chiasson is a member of Field Law’s Business Group, practicing in the firm’s Yellowknife office.
Alain has a vast legal background in corporate law, business law and securities law. He also focuses on taxation and estate planning including, estate freezes, corporate reorganizations, tax litigation and the purchase or selling of shares and assets. His practice also includes the areas of mining and natural resources.
A large part of Alain’s practice includes advising mining corporations seeking investment opportunities in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. He also provides strategic guidance to Inuit companies in arranging tailored corporate structures in the negotiation and implementation of intricate agreements, thus allowing for the greatest organizational potential of firm natural resources.
Within these territories, Alain has also guided clients on the various complex administrative aspects of the regulatory bodies in the mining industry. To enhance his knowledge and practice, Alain recently also completed The Osgoode Certificate in Mining Law, thus giving him the background to provide strategic advice to better equip clients on crucial business and legal matters in the mining industry today.
Previously, Alain has also appeared before the Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal, as well as the New Brunswick Labour and Employment Board and various administrative tribunals.Commercial Securities Experience