Robb is a partner in the Calgary office and practices in the Corporate Finance and M&A Group. Robb worked at major law firms in both Calgary and Toronto prior to joining Gowlings.
Robb specializes in M&A and transactional work that includes asset and share purchases, amalgamations, plans of arrangements, take-over and issuer bids, reverse take-overs, changes of business, related party transactions, corporate and limited partnership structuring, share splits, and consolidations.
Robb has advised on more than 50 private placements for private and public corporations, both domestic and international, with the total offering ranging from less than $100,000 to over $40 million. He has also advised on more than 30 long-form, short-form, capital pool company, shelf, MJDS, bought deal, agency, and underwritten prospectus offerings with the aggregate raise ranging from $200,000 to $400 million.
His expertise encompasses corporate governance and disclosure, insider and control person reporting, proxy solicitation, start-ups, sponsorships, registrations, inactive issuer reactivations, suspensions and reinstatements, and shareholder meeting and communication requirements.
In addition to practising law, Robb's professional experience includes working as the Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Operations at a TSX-listed financial services company and as part of the executive management team of a large private company in Japan.