Dave Lantz

Dave Lantz is a corporate and commercial lawyer with significant in-house experience and specific expertise in solving simple and complex challenges by applying practical business acumen.

Former firms & in-house roles:

Recipe Unlimited Corporation (formerly Cara Operations Ltd.), Ricoh Canada Inc. & Ikon Office Solutions Inc., Purolator Courier Limited, Studley Inc. and Goodmans LLP.

Prior to joining Caravel, Dave held the role of VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary at Canada’s oldest and largest full-service restaurant company. In that capacity, he led the company through notable transactions and developed or expanded his expertise in franchising, securities, real estate, technology, sales and marketing, finance, health and safety, employment, corporate governance, board management, privacy, manufacturing and other operational matters.

Dave has also held senior leadership and legal roles with a multi-national technology company and a leading Canadian shipping/courier services company.

With both an in-house and private practice background, Dave’s expertise in commercial, corporate and transactional matters enables him to assist clients with a variety of legal and business matters, navigating through everyday issues as well as unexpected crisis management scenarios.


  • Queens University, LL.B. (1998)
  • University of Manitoba, B.A. (1994)

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