- About Fred
- Community Involvement
- Notable Work & Decisions
Fred is partner at Siskinds and long standing member of the firm’s board of directors. He practices business law exclusively with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, business succession, and contractual matters including shareholder agreements and software license and development agreements.
Fred obtained a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1990. It is his understanding of business that allows Fred to quickly hone in on the business issues that matter and provide his clients with strategic and creative solutions.
The majority of Fred’s clients are owner managed businesses and include a number of manufacturers, software developers and distributors, service companies and insurance brokers.
Notable Work & Decisions
Acted for a group of insurance brokers on a $500 million sale of shares to a public company
Acted for a software developer on the negotiation of a $19 million software license and support agreement with a large US based financial institution
Acted for the vendors on a $30 million sale of an oil and gas services company to a US private equity firm
Acted for management on a $20 million management buyout and reorganization of a manufacturer
Acted for the vendors on a $90 million sale of an agricultural equipment manufacturer to private equity
Acted for a local company in a $75 million reorganization to implement creditor proofing and tax efficiency strategies