Ray Luckiram* practices in the areas of corporate commercial and securities law with an emphasis on private transactions. Ray has acted for a variety of clients including tech companies, clothing manufacturing, food processing, natural resources, medical appliances, dental products, custom furniture manufacturers, and IT.
Ray’s expertise facilitates the growth of start-ups and small businesses. His list of legal services includes, maintaining corporate records, the organization and re-organization of companies, liaising with clients regarding Ontario and Federal filings such as incorporations, registrations, reorganizations, amalgamations, continuances and dissolutions of corporations. In addition, Ray drafts and negotiates commercial agreements such as asset and share purchase agreements, loan agreements, promissory notes, general security agreements, shareholders’ agreements and other business agreements.
Prior to joining BAX Securities Law, Ray practised corporate commercial law at Houthoff Buruma, a large Dutch law firm out of their Rotterdam office. He also clerked with the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (UN ICTY) in The Hague. His Canadian articles were completed with an intellectual property law boutique in Ottawa.
Ray was an honours student at University of Sussex Law and cum laude at Leiden Law School. His Masters’ thesis was on the Trans – Pacific Partnership and the Canada-European Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement. Ray was a member of the Houthoff Buruma legal team representing the Russian Federation in the setting aside proceedings of the Yukos award – The Russian Federation v Veteran Petroleum Limited, Yukos Universal Limited and Hulley Enterprises Limited (C/09/477160 / HA ZA 15-1, 15-2 and 15-112).
*Ray Luckiram practises in association and not in partnership with BAX Securities Law
Education & Calls to the Bar
Law Society of Ontario (2018)
Leiden University Law School, The Hague, Netherlands (2016)
Advanced Masters in International Civil and Commercial Law (cum laude)
University of Sussex Law School, Brighton, England, (2014)
Bachelors of Law (Second Class, Division I Honours)
Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario (2012)
Bachelor of Arts
Ontario Bar Association
Caribbean Bar Association
Canadian Association of South Asian Lawyers
Primetime Sports and Entertainment Association