Will Shaw is a Partner and Leader of Fasken’s Start-Up & Emerging Company Services group in Toronto. Will advises a broad range of participants in the technology sector, including early-stage companies, growth-stage companies, angel investors, strategic investors and institutional investors. He also maintains a broad corporate practice with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, securities law and corporate commercial matters.
Will assists high growth businesses throughout their lifecycle, including corporate governance, commercial contracting, financings and exits. He also advises venture capital firms and corporate investors looking to establish strategic partnerships with innovative start-up companies in Ontario.
Will serves on the board of directors of Youthlink, a not-for-profit corporation focused on youth mental health, emotional well-being and intellectual development by delivering youth and family-centred services in Scarborough.