Iwona Albrecht joined Soloway Wright in 2013 as a corporate commercial law, securities and mergers and acquisitions lawyer. Iwona is a member of our Business and Corporate group. Previously Iwona practiced in the Ottawa office of a national law firm, focusing primarily on transactional work where she participated and completed over 120 high profile transactions. Iwona is fluently bilingual in English and Polish.
Iwona is a corporate lawyer specializing in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and securities laws. She works with SME business owners, chief financial officers, venture-backed chief executive officers, private equity fund managers, in-house counsel and leaders of professional associations and governing bodies. Iwona believes in a team approach and will work together with her colleagues to ensure that the most practical and competent end result is achieved for her clients.
Iwona has acted for both investors and companies in corporate finance transactions accessing local and international capital markets, including debt financing transactions, private placements, dealer-brokered special warrant financings, and investments by venture capital firms. She has participated in corporate reorganizations, cross-border transactions, acquisitions, dispositions and mergers for both closely and widely held corporations. She has also advised companies in initial public offerings ensuring compliance with securities legislation and the rules of TSX and TSX Venture Exchange. Iwona has also advised on corporate governance, securities registration and enforcement matters.
Together with her husband and two children, Iwona appreciates living in the Ottawa community and enjoys all that living in this City offers, including the proximity to beautiful lakes in the summer and great skiing in the winter.