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Shahrooz Nabavi, Partner | Co-Leader, Technology, Media and Telecommunications

Shahrooz Nabavi *

Partner | Co-Leader, Technology, Media and Telecommunications Fasken
It is invigorating to work alongside clients and help them achieve their objectives and realize the potential in every opportunity sought or presented to them.
Jurisdiction Alberta, 2004 | British Columbia, 2008
Language(s) English
Office(s) Vancouver
*Law Corporation


Shahrooz Nabavi is the Co-Leader of the Firm’s Technology, Media and Telecommunications group and is a corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate commercial lawyer with an active transaction-oriented practice. He is primarily focused on technology and knowledge-based industries, representing emerging and high-growth stage companies and investors in and acquirers of such companies.

Shahrooz represents clients in a broad range of corporate matters, including start-up formation, venture capital and private equity financings, strategic commercial arrangements and M&A transactions. Shahrooz routinely advises clients on the purchase and sale of Canadian technology and knowledge-based companies and companies in the health care industry. He has also represented Canadian serial buyers and targets in such transactions.

Shahrooz is known as an innovative, results-oriented problem solver who proactively helps clients grow strategically and is focused on delivering effective and practical representation and leverages his background as an entrepreneur and the years he spent as in-house counsel at a major institutional entity, to provide tailored and balanced representation and advice to clients.

Shahrooz is recognized by Lexpert and Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading lawyer in the area of technology transactions and is involved as a legal partner of CDL West, C100 and Foresight Cleantech Accelerator in British Columbia. 


Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education


  • LLB University of Calgary
  • BA University of Calgary

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association (Business, Securities and Technology subsections)


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