David Redford

David Redford
Telephone: 604 691 6125
Fax: 604 691 6120

Suite 2200, HSBC Building
885 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 3E8

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“Always able to step into any situation and help with strategy.”
Client Testimonial, Chambers Global

David Redford* is a partner in the firm’s Securities group. His practice focuses primarily on corporate and securities law, including capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and finance transactions.

David has represented clients in numerous public and private debt and equity securities offerings, corporate acquisitions, reorganizations, joint ventures and other corporate and commercial transactions. He also advises on securities regulatory reporting and compliance. David works extensively with mineral resource issuers and has developed a broad depth of experience in respect of the requirements of National Instrument 43-101 and the securities law requirements for mineral resource issuers.

David is ranked as an expert in Energy and Natural Resources: Mining (Canada) by Chambers Global and Chambers Canada. He has also been recognized by Lexpert as one of the leading Canadian lawyers in global mining and by The Best Lawyers in Canada in the area of Securities Law.

David is a member of the Securities and Business Law sections of the Canadian Bar Association. In connection with his mining expertise, he is also a member of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. David has been a contributing author for Canadian capital markets in the International Law Office online legal newsletter and has presented on the topic of mining disclosure.

client commentary

  • “He is a pragmatic lawyer who gets to the important issues and deals with them on a transaction.” Chambers Canada (Mining)
  • “Always able to step into any situation and help with strategy.” Chambers Global (Mining)
  • "He gets where we're coming from and has our best interests at heart." Chambers Canada (Mining)


*denotes Law Corporation


University of British Columbia, LL.B., 1997

University of Victoria, B.A., 1994

Recent Work

Conferences, Speaking Engagements, Events

David Redford Looking at "Lithium Off-take Agreements: Practices and Pitfalls" and "Financing a Lithium Project"

Proud Sponsor of 10th Lithium Supply & Markets Conference: Featuring Expert Insights from Brian Dominique and David Redford

Call to the bar

British Columbia, 1998


  • Canadian Bar Association (Securities and Business Law Sections)
  • Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)


  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015–2020 (Securities)
  • Chambers Canada 2016–2020 (Energy & Natural Resources: Mining)
  • Chambers Global 2016–2018 (Energy & Natural Resources: Mining)
  • Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2014–2019 (Mining; Corporate Finance & Securities)
  • Lexpert Special Edition - Global Leaders in Mining 2017
  • Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers 2012 (“Corporate Lawyer to Watch”)
  • Lexpert "Rising Star" 2011 (Leading Lawyers Under 40)
  • IFLR1000 (Capital Markets, M&A)


Energy: Oil & Gas and Utilities
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity