Michael Pickersgill is a partner and head of the Mining and Metals practice at Torys LLP, a leading Canadian law firm. Mike practices corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on corporate finance, M&A and streaming, royalty and alternative finance. He has particular expertise designing and executing innovative alternative financing solutions for mining projects around the globe.
Mike has helped design the streaming structures for metals such as diamonds, lithium, cobalt and graphite. Mike led the Triple Flag Precious Metals IPO, the largest mining sector IPO in Canada in the last 10 years. Mike also led the team that assisted in the sale of the largest thermal coal producer in Canada, including the creation of a portfolio of synthetic royalties.