L.K. Larry Yen*
Assistant: Jamey Gilchrist
Areas of Expertise
- Corporate Finance
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Corporate Governance
- Venture Capital
* Law Corporation
Larry is an Associate Counsel working in Boughton’s Securities Group. He helps public and private companies strategize, coordinate and plan international corporate transactions. Larry advises his clients on private securities offerings, initial public offerings, regulatory requirements under Canada and US federal securities statutes and business succession strategies through buy-sell arrangements and shareholders’ agreements.
With an international background and fluency in Mandarin, Larry’s practice reaches across borders to the United States, Europe and Asia where he provides his clients with counsel on acquisitions, mergers, and reverse takeovers. As a cross-border business facilitator, Larry helps new businesses establish in Canada in areas such as consulting, information technology and manufacturing.
In his practice, Larry strives to promote BC as a major player in the global market by helping his international clients understand the cultural differences in the business context. For many foreign companies and investors, BC is a brand new environment — Larry plays a key role as a trusted advisor who understands their needs and concerns and helps his clients navigate the landscape to achieve their business goals from a new perspective in a new culture.
- Boston College, B.Sc. (1993)
- Seattle University, J.D. magna cum laude (1998)
- Year of Call: 2000 (B.C.), 1998 (Washington State)
- Member, Canadian Bar Association
- Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association
- Member, Great Vancouver Board of Trade
- Member, Hong Kong Canada Business Association