Businesses turn to Lukas for legal solutions and advice on a wide range of issues throughout the life-cycle of their ventures from incorporations and shareholder agreements to corporate financing, M&A transactions and restructurings. Directors of companies and charities also look to Lukas for guidance on appropriate corporate governance measures for their organization.
Banks and financial institutions turn to Lukas for assistance with security agreements as well as the enforcement of security instruments, such as promissory notes, guarantees and mortgages, and debt collection. He also assists creditors and clients with priority claims, ownership and other type of disputes in bankruptcy and receivership proceedings.
Lukas is known for his pragmatic legal recommendations that take the individual business context of each client into account which helps his clients in their risk/benefit analysis and make good business decisions. Lukas is just a phone-call away for many small and mid-sized firms who use him as their general counsel for all their legal questions and challenges as they grow their business.
Lukas brings an international perspective to his work and he advises many foreign companies on their business operations in Canada. Originally from Austria, Lukas speaks fluent German. He lived, worked and studied in Europe, Asia, Australia and the United States before settling down to enjoy the great outdoors of Alberta.
- Bachelor of Business Consultancy, University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt, 2004 (Austria)
- Master of International Studies (Honours), University of Sydney, 2009 (Australia)
- Juris Doctor, University of Ottawa 2014 (Canada)
- Exchange Year, Faculty of Law at the National University of Singapore 2014 (Singapore)
- Called to the Alberta Bar, 2015
- Canadian Bar Association
- Calgary Bar Association
- AIESEC Alumnus
- AFS Alumnus