BA (McGill), JD (Tulane), of the Bar of Ontario
Axel Kindbom is a partner with Dickinson Wright LLP. He practices Corporate/Commercial Law with an emphasis on M&A, securities offerings, distress transactions, restructurings, venture capital finance and private equity. He has handled a wide range of business law issues and commercial matters for companies, including private equity groups. He also advises start-ups on optimal business vehicles and structures, launching the business, obtaining seed capital and government funding and expanding through the growth phase as well as managing business and legal risk. He is the former Chair of the Firm’s Continuing Professional Development Committee (Toronto) and a former member of the Firm’s Associates Committee (Toronto). He is a member of the Firm’s Canada-US Platform Advisory Committee.
He is a member of the Corporate Section of the United States Law Firm Group, a national network of U.S. law firms. He is a member of the Adjunct Faculty of Tulane Law School and has taught the Introduction to the Practice of Transactional Law.
Prior to joining Dickinson Wright, he practiced Corporate/Commercial law with a leading Canadian Business Law Firm and was General Counsel with a Venture Capital/Private Equity and Hedge Fund Group. Axel is fluent in Swedish, is involved in the Swedish business community in Canada and serves a number of Swedish corporate clients.