Lucy Schilling

Member

Vancouver

(236) 317-5570

(604) 674-9245

Recent News:

Six Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch in Canada

Best Lawyers selected five Cozen O’Connor lawyers from the firm’s Toronto and Vancouver offices for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada and one attorney from the Vancouver office for Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Lucy focuses her practice on securities, corporate finance, and corporate/commercial law. Lucy advises on general corporate and commercial matters, securities and stock exchange requirements, continuous disclosure, corporate governance, and various securities and stock exchange-related issues. She has represented numerous reporting issuers in the negotiation, structuring, and completion of a wide variety of transactions, including initial and secondary public offerings, private placement financing, plans of arrangement, amalgamations, spinout transactions, and stock exchange listings, takeover bids, reverse takeovers, and merger transactions.

Lucy is a contributing author of the Continuing Legal Education Society British Columbia’s Due Diligence Deskbook and has lectured on topics including corporate governance, securities, and corporate law. Lucy is the current chair of the CLE’s Securities Law Fundamentals Course. She serves on the board of directors of Dress for Success Vancouver and CFA Society Vancouver.

Lucy earned her bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of British Columbia. Lucy is fluent in Cantonese.

Experience

News

Six Cozen O’Connor Attorneys Named Best Lawyers and Ones to Watch in Canada

August 30, 2022

Best Lawyers selected five Cozen O’Connor lawyers from the firm’s Toronto and Vancouver offices for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada and one attorney from the Vancouver office for Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Cozen O’Connor Continues its Canadian Expansion, Adding Another Three Attorneys to Its Vancouver, B.C. Office

March 21, 2022

Elizabeth Holden, Gosia Piasecka, and Nicholas Krishan will reunite with former colleagues Rory Godinho, Kathy Tang, Lucy Schilling, Brian Fast, and Iain Mingo — five corporate attorneys who moved to Cozen O’Connor from the same Canadian firm earlier this month.

Cozen O’Connor Continues International Expansion with Corporate Additions, Moves to New Vancouver Office Space

March 07, 2022

Rory Godinho, Kathy Tang, Lucy Schilling, Brian Fast, and Iain Mingo have joined Cozen O’Connor from a major national Canadian law firm.

Events & Seminars

Upcoming Events

Securities Fundamentals 2022: Plans of Arrangement

November 30, 2022 - Webinar

Lucy Schilling will serve as chair and presenter for “Securities Fundamentals 2022: Plans of Arrangement,” a webinar hosted by The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia (CLEBC). This course will provide a foundation for dealing with a plan of arrangement, including tips on how to best approach one and how to navigate the pitfalls. Lucy will also cover how to deal with the corporate aspects and the courts, strategies for document management and financial statements, and what regulators want to see.

Past Events

E-Governance

October 18, 2017

Cease Trade Orders

April 05, 2017

Prospectus Exemption Update

December 04, 2015

Education

  • University of British Columbia, LL.B., 2003
  • University of British Columbia, B.A., 2000

Awards & Honors

The Best Lawyers in Canada, Securities Law, 2018-2023

The Best Lawyers in Canada, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2021-2023

  • British Columbia

Canadian Bar Association

Dress for Success Vancouver, Board of Directors

CFA Society Vancouver, Board of Directors