Mike Brown is an Associate in our Business Law group. He helps clients achieve their goals by providing timely advice and guidance on their business needs.
Before Mike ventured into the legal field, he was a member of the Canadian National Swim Team from 2000 – 2012. He is a two-time Olympian, competing for Canada in the 2004 & 2008 Olympic Games, is a World Championship silver medallist and Commonwealth Games gold medallist in swimming.
Mike graduated from the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law in 2016 where he was awarded the Borden Ladner Gervais LLP Prize in recognition of the highest grade received in the Corporate Finance class. Prior to joining Cunningham Swan, Mike practiced business law at a major international law firm where he gained extensive experience that supports him to this day.
Mike understands the dedication and hard work required for success in business, allowing him to skillfully advise his clients on a variety of complex transactions, including:
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Share and asset purchase agreements
- Corporate finance (debt and equity)
- Corporate re-organization
- Loan agreements
- Negotiating and drafting commercial contracts
- Corporate governance
- Shareholders’ agreements
- Not-for-profit corporations and charities
- Sport policy
- Business planning
- Commercial leases
- Partnership Agreements
On the weekends, you can find Mike at the lake with family and friends fishing, boating and enjoying a campfire.