Our Mission

We unravel legal complexities in the world of finance by simplifying legal language barriers to make it easier for the average person to understand. The result is a clearer path that empowers them to make the right decisions on matters that affect them, their clients, and their families.

Our Vision

We are the leading experts and global pioneers of using simplified legal language, empowering our clients to make better and more informed decisions in all of their financially-related legal matters.

Our Core Values

  • Gratitude to God for all He provides.
  • Empowering our clients to make highly informed decisions.
  • Clear Communication to make it easier to understand the issues.
  • Demonstrating Respect and Empathy by being mindful of our clients’ best interests.
  • Balancing a pragmatic approach with our Competitive Nature.
  • Advocating for a Win-Win—finding significant value for all sides.
  • Commitment to performing with high levels of Integrity and Service Excellence.

Lawyers

Veronica Armstrong

Founder and CEO of Veronica Armstrong Law Corporation, Veronica has been practising securities law in Canada for almost 20 years. Before then, as a corporate and international finance lawyer, Veronica led an international legal team at Nedbank, a major South African bank. She has since added corporate law and personal planning to her areas of practice.  Read More…

Sandy Jakab

Sandy Jakab is the principal of Jakab Law & Compliance, a boutique law firm serving securities registered firms and individuals, their trade associations, and related parties.  Read More…

Harveen Thauli

Harveen Thauli is a sole practitioner with over 20 years of experience providing legal counsel and transactional expertise. Her website, www.thaulilaw.ca details her practice areas and her blog includes articles she has written on various securities related matters. Read More…

Summer Students

Filza Raza

Filza recently completed her first year of law school at Thompson Rivers University. She has an undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of British Columbia. In 2019 she received the award for ‘Outstanding Leader in The UBC Community’ for her work in drafting elections code and procedures. She is interested in Corporate law and working with businesses in the local community. During her spare time, she enjoys cooking, maintaining an active lifestyle, and volunteering for cultural organizations. 

Mark Pearlman

Mark is a native of Richmond and has grown up in the city his whole life. He did his undergrad at UBC where he completed a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology and will be going into his second year of law at Thompson Rivers University. Growing up, he was very involved in hockey where he won Provincial championships in 2008, 2013, and 2014. Mark also enjoys golf and snowboarding in his spare time.

Compliance Consultants

Mary Wong

Mary Wong is a capital market consultant with compliance and trading expertise. Mary has worked with investment and exempt market dealer firms in the areas of compliance, trading, and operations. Projects include: developing and conducting risk-based audit programs; trading and compliance technology projects; training and mentoring staff; compliance monitoring; and developing business processes as they relate to new rules. She also works with clients to submit their application to be a dealer member.  Read More…