Maryam is a business lawyer with experience in delivering counsel to founders, directors and advisory boards, leadership and management teams across a wide range of industries. Maryam’s transaction focus is on mergers and acquisitions, investments and debt financing.
Maryam provides practical advice and solutions to private companies for their legal and related business matters in industries ranging from IT, telecom and media to manufacturing, digital health, digital transport and logistics, pulp and paper, and architecture.
Maryam has frequently served as a director and advisor on corporate and non-profit boards.
Prior to founding Zargar Lawyers + Business Strategists in 2009, Maryam practiced law both in multi-national law firms and in-house as general counsel to a technology company.
Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Finance, Secured Lending, Corporate Governance, Executive Advisory
Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Private Debt Funds, Venture Capital
Called To The British Columbia Bar, 2003
Harvard Business School,
Canadian Securities Course,
Canadian Securities Institute (2004)
University Of British Columbia (2002)
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND DIRECTORSHIPS
Board Advisor, Vancouver Women in Technology (VanWIT)
Past President, Association of Women in Finance (AWF)
Diversity 50 Director (2015)