Khaled Abdel-Barr is a “top-notch mining lawyer” who wins high praise for his remarkable ability in technically complex cases.
Khaled practises mining law, providing legal support for mineral exploration activities, and mine development and operations. He advises on acquisitions and dispositions of mines and mining projects, both domestically and around the world, on mine financing, and on a broad range of mining-related matters, including the negotiation of earn-in, joint venture, strategic alliance, royalty and streaming agreements, mineral title review and all aspects of the mining cycle. He has extensive experience in advising mining clients in Canada’s northern territories.
Khaled also advises clients in the energy sector, having significant experience in dealing with contractual issues in connection with the purchase and sale of energy and other energy-related transactions.
In addition, Khaled practises general corporate and commercial law, advising clients on a range of commercial transactions, both domestic and cross-border.
Khaled is recognised by Who's Who Legal: Mining; Acritas Stars; Chambers Global; Chambers Canada; Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory; Lexpert Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Lexpert: Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining; Legal 500 Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada for mining law.
Khaled is a former director and at-large trustee of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and a member of the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada.
Khaled is called to the bars of British Columbia (1996), Nunavut (2012), Yukon (2016) and Northwest Territories (2016). He is a frequent writer and speaker on topics related to mining law.
Lawson Lundell is distinguished as one of the few Canadian law firms with a full mining practice that offers the complete range of legal services to the industry. The firm is experienced in every kind of mining transaction and has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the mining industry.