Education

Bar Admission

  • 2018 Admitted to the British Columbia Bar

Shannon Tseng maintains a broad business law practice with a focus on corporate and commercial law. She particularly enjoys building and maintaining long-term relationships with businesses and business owners in various industries and assisting these clients in the structuring, operation, growth and eventual sale of their businesses. Shannon also has experience in advising charities and not-for-profit organizations with respect to corporate governance matters and obtaining or maintaining registered charity status.

Shannon both summered and completed her articles with the firm prior to being called to the bar in August of 2018. While pursuing her J.D. at the University of British Columbia, she was the recipient of several academic awards including the Stikeman Elliott Prize in Real Estate Transactions and the Dale Robert Pedersen Prize in Criminal Law.

On A Personal Note...

Prior to joining the firm, Shannon worked for UBC Sauder School of Business (Real Estate Division) in preparing and administering the Real Estate Trading Services Licensing Course on behalf of the Real Estate Council of British Columbia. Shannon is an avid foodie and enjoys eating her way through Vancouver’s happening food scene. On the weekends, she can be found playing squash and trying new foods with friends.

Representative Experience

  • Advising businesses and business owners of various industries and sizes
  • Advising on corporate structure, corporate governance and corporate reorganization
  • Advising on the purchase and sale of businesses
  • Advising societies, not-for-profit organizations and charities

Publications

  • October 1, 2018, “Business Succession: Planning to Pass the Torch”, Business in Vancouver, Co-author
  • October 1, 2018, “Proposed National Instrument 52-112: Non-GAAP and Other Financial Measures Disclosure”, AHBL Business Law Blog, Co-author
  • February 2, 2018, “Raibex Canada Ltd. v. ASWR Franchising Corp.: A Victory for Franchisors”, AHBL Business Law Blog, Co-author
  • January 23, 2018, “CSE Requests Comments from Issuers with U.S. Marijuana-Related Activities on Impact of Cole Memorandum Rescission”, AHBL Business Law Blog, Co-author
  • September 6, 2016, “Bill C-14: Are You Eligible for Medically-Assisted Death?”, AHBL Wills + Estates Blog, Author