Sophie Stankiewicz
Associate

Sophie is a business lawyer whose practice principally focuses on corporate commercial law and financial services.

As part of her corporate commercial practice, Sophie assists entrepreneurs, emerging growth companies, and non-for-profit organizations with corporate structure and governance advise, and various commercial agreements and matters.

Sophie’s financial services practice focuses on advising corporate debtors and private lenders on financing transactions. Sophie has experience in secured and unsecured lending and leasing transactions.

Before practicing law in Canada, Sophie worked as in-house counsel for several international companies in France. Sophie is an entrepreneur herself and an active member of the French community in British Columbia.

PRACTICE AREAS

Corporate Commercial, Financial Services

INDUSTRIES

Private Equity, Private Debt Funds, Outdoors industry

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND DIRECTORSHIPS

Law Society of British Columbia
Association of Francophone Lawyers in British Columbia
Chambre de Commerce Francophone de Vancouver

EDUCATION

Called to the British Columbia Bar, 2017
PhD in International Bankruptcy Law
Strasbourg, France (2011)
LL.M
McGill University, Montréal, Canada (2005)
Masters in Contract and Business Law
Lille, France (2004)