Shane has been a part of the Pala Legal team since 2016. Drawing on his prior experience as a corporate/securities lawyer at Torys LLP in Toronto, Canada, Shane is responsible for both due diligence and negotiation of potential new investments as well as monitoring and providing legal assistance to Pala’s portfolio companies. Further, Shane helps to oversee Pala’s regulatory compliance in Jersey, Switzerland and elsewhere.
In his prior career as a corporate lawyer, Shane worked on a vast number of international mining and energy projects, and completed secondments with both Pala (before joining the team full-time) and NextEra Energy Canada.
Shane obtained his Juris Doctor degree (with distinction) and his Bachelor of Arts degree (Honours) from Western University in London, Canada and was admitted to the Ontario Bar from 2012 until 2017.