Rima is co-head of the Capital Markets Practice. Rima’s practice focuses on corporate and securities law, including public and private financings, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions. Rima has represented both issuers and underwriters on numerous public offerings and private placements, with a particular emphasis on cross-border transactions. Rima also advises public company clients, including many cross-listed issuers, in a variety of industries on ongoing corporate governance and securities law matters. In the mergers and acquisitions area, Rima has advised on related party transactions, public take-over bids and private acquisitions and divestitures.
Chambers Canada—Up and coming lawyer in capital markets: debt & equity (2020-2021)
IFLR 1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms—Highly regarded in capital markets: debt and equity (2017-2021)
The Legal 500 Canada—Next generation lawyer in capital markets (2021)
Lexpert/American Lawyer Media’s Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in corporate finance and securities (2021)
The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Repeatedly recommended in corporate finance and securities (2018-2020)
Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40—One of Canada’s leading lawyers under 40 (2014)
Lexpert’s Guide to U.S./Canada Cross-Border Lawyers in Canada—One of Canada’s corporate lawyers to watch (2014)