Tess Lofsky, counsel to Cobalt, is a senior corporate and securities lawyer who provides strategic legal advice on a broad range of matters including corporate/commercial and transactional work.
At Cobalt, Tess works with senior executives and entrepreneurs to help them grow their businesses including drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, and providing counsel on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, compliance, and regulatory matters.
Tess also assists TSX and TSX-V listed companies to raise equity, restructure debt, and ensure compliance with Canadian securities laws and corporate governance requirements.
Tess has previous experience working in the corporate law department of Stikeman Elliott LLP and also as in-house counsel in the mining and biotech sectors where she gained considerable experience with drafting and negotiation of contracts related to mining and infrastructure projects, and supported various business functions by providing advice in the areas of risk management, litigation management, and environmental law.
Tess holds a B.Soc.Sc from the University of Ottawa and an LL.B from Queen’s University.