James Smith

James is a partner at LaBarge Weinstein and has worked extensively in the Ottawa, Toronto, and Waterloo technology communities since 1998. His practice focuses on corporate, securities and commercial law, and has included public and private financings and mergers and acquisitions transactions for a broad range of emerging enterprises. James recently completed a Masters degree in venture-backed firm corporate governance at the University of Toronto Law School through its Capital Markets Institute. James supports a number of technology and innovation clusters and initiatives, including Ottawa and Waterloo bar camps and startup camps and the Technology Venture Challenge, and is a regular speaker and attendee at events sponsored by OCRI (Ottawa), Communitech (Waterloo) and MaRS (Toronto).

Articles by James Smith

The Ins and Outs of Granting Equity to Your Tech Startup All Star Team
Island of Prosperity, or Fantasy Island?
Start-Up Drop-In - Focus on: Social Media
Grow as fast as possible with the least amount of money
LaBarge Weinstein hosts Ottawa-based startup events next week
James Smith