Skip to content

Veronica Singer*

Ratcliff_Lawyer_Headshots_Veronica_750x750

Veronica Singer*

Partner
*Law Corporation
Direct Phone: 604-983-7632

Assistant: Sheneece Krassey

Education

  • 1989 –University of British Columbia (LLB)
  • 1986 – Carleton University (BA hons.)

Memberships

  • Law Society of British Columbia (1995)
  • Law Society of Upper Canada (1991)
  • Chair – National Women Lawyers Forum – Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association – BC (Women Lawyer’s Forum, SOGIC, Business and Aboriginal Law)
  • Member – Solicitor’s Roster – ProBono BC

Veronica is an experienced business lawyer with many years of practice advising small to mid-sized businesses, First Nations, and not-for-profit organizations.  She has a particular interest in advising women in business. As part of her practice Veronica advises clients at every stage of their business life on matters relating to:

  • Initial start-up, including incorporation and organization of companies, partnerships and joint ventures, drafting shareholders and partnership agreements, and creating appropriate governance structures.
  • Ongoing operational issues including drafting sales and services templates and terms and conditions, consulting, marketing, licensing and distribution agreements, leases, waivers, and non-competition, non-disclosure agreements.
  • Expansion matters including mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, additional investors, financing and securitization.
  • Technology and intellectual property issues including software licensing agreements, IT servicing agreements, equipment leases and trademark protection.
  • Commercial real estate transactions including purchases and sales, leases, financing and construction and development agreements.
  • Not-for profit matters including incorporations (federal and provincial), compliance and regulatory issues and ongoing advice regarding governance and operations.

Veronica is an avid runner, hiker, snow-shoer and cyclist with a passion for the North Shore trails.  She has recently given up her car and is attempting to live a low carbon lifestyle.

Community Involvement: 

  • Member – Documentary Media Society, Vancouver Film Festival Society, Vancouver International Writer’s Festival Society, The Vancouver Jewish Film Centre Society, Pride in Art Society, Or Shalom – Jewish Spiritual Community Association

B.C. First Nations’ lawyers say Ottawa failed to consult on Trans Mountain expansion