David Siebenga, LLB – Partner

Areas of Practice:

  • Real Estate – Subdivisions
  • Corporate Services
  • Financing
    • Syndications
    • Public Companies
    • International Dealings
  • Litigation – Boutique litigation services on a case to case basis
  • Family Law

BIOGRAPHY


David Siebenga obtained a B.Comm degree with awards in marketing, a law degree and now is a lawyer dealing with business syndications and development. Operating in a law firm that has handled over one billion dollars per year in trust volume, he has as well coordinated over 35 complex multinational transactions to date. David is seen by his clients as pragmatic, adept at understanding multicultural systems and capable of marshalling ideas into legal reality.

 

Experience Profile:

  • Principal Partner of Siebenga & King Law Offices – (2003-2016)
  • Engaged David Siebenga to providing technical evaluation services for European Pension Fund (1988-1989)
  • Engaged to oversee a 15 million dollar construction facility (1988-1989)
  • A significant Asian land developer engaged David Siebenga to provide tax efficient strategies for the deployment and extraction of funds from North America (1990–1992)
  • Engagement to source and secure a downtown block of 600,000 (4 building platform) square feet buildable for a top tier Asian developer (1991-1993)
  • Advisory on the creation of a public private legal structure for humanitarian project (1993-1995)
  • Engaged by an international art dealer, David Siebenga provided legal advice (1998-1999)
  • Legal counsel and Vice President of Finance for an international cosmetics manufacturing facility – (1998-2004)
  • Advisory on public company configuration in the USA (2005–2006)
  • Engaged to organize and deploy an internationally known franchise into the USA (2008-2012)
  • Engagement approaching a Swiss financing authority to advance funds for environmental green project (2009-2010)
  • Advisory on market capitalization for green coal initiative for Belgium and Korean electrical utilities (2009-2011)
  • Legal engagement for a Canadian manufacturer who wanted to penetrate the USA market (2011-2012)
  • David Siebenga provides legal oversight of a USCIS Regional Center 110,000,000 resort facility (2011–2015)
  • Advised a major west coast developer on USA expansion (2012–2015)
  • David Siebenga engaged to provide payment directorate services for international bulk oil sales (2013-2014)
  • Provided a preliminary opinion to one of the top foundry operators in India as to corporate structure and function in locating a subsidiary (2013–2014)
  • Engagement to provide public market evaluation services (1988-)
  • Engagement to develop, source and deploy sustainable business strategy for economically depressed African state businesses  (2004–)
  • Engagement to Create and internationally market a business platform to Canadian and other international customers with a USA business entrance rights of $930,000,000 per year (2008-)
  • Engagement providing a USA company organization advice for international export of products to Canada, China and India. (2009-)
  • Engaged to provide preliminary international licensing advisory for International Family Office (2010-)
  • Engagements for Medical Products regulatory compliance and marketing of FDA medical technology into Europe and Asian sector (2010-)
  • Advisory to provide estate settlement services for a multinational business including tax identification strategies (2012-)
  • Engagement to provide technology negotiation services to client taking a technology from a US Government Laboratory and then provide international setup advice (2012-)
  • Engagement to develop crowd and syndicate funding for new technology start-up (2012-)
  • Engagement to provide legal infrastructure for an immigration platform to construct a $65 million dollar resort facility (2012-)
  • Engagement to review financial planning company (2013–)
  • Engagement to develop North American and International syndication footprint for public private partnerships for seniors housing (2013-)
  • Engagement to provide regulatory Compliant syndication programmes (2014-)
  • Engagement for International Pharmaceutical manufacturing (2014-)
  • Assembly and marketing for a Middle Eastern distribution company into North America (2014-)
  • Advisory on compliant repatriation of funds from South America (2014–)
  • Engagement to source and evaluate asset acquisition by international hedge fund (2015-)
  • David Siebenga was engaged to provide consulting services and administration of  1.1 billion dollars escrow funds flow
  • Engagement to provide Political Advisory

Education:

  • Admitted to the Law Society of British Columbia – 1987
  • University of British Columbia – LL.B. 1986
  • University of Calgary – B Comm – 1982

Memberships & Associations:

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Canadian Bar Association

Community Involvement:

  • Director – Recovery House, a small Christian recovery work located in Surrey, British Columbia
  • Bible Fellowship Four Square Church, Surrey, British Columbia
  • Advisor At Large – African Wildlife Development Agency with a work in Burkina Faso, Africa