Bennett Jones LLP

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Hugh L MacKinnon
Managing Partners: Patrick T Maguire (Calgary), Dominique T. Hussey (Toronto), David Hawreluk (Edmonton), Radha D Curpen (Vancouver), Melanie L Aitken and Gordon N Cameron (USA)

Firm Overview:
Bennett Jones is one of Canada's premier business law firms and home to more than 400 lawyers and business advisors in six Canadian and international offices — Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, Ottawa, Vancouver and New York. The firm’s focus on deepening relationships with clients in key global business centres has enabled it to lead a wide range of complex cross-border and international transactions and litigation. As such, Bennett Jones is ideally suited to advise foreign businesses and investors with Canadian ventures and investments, and connect Canadian businesses and investors with opportunities in the US, Asia, the Middle East, and around the world.

Firm Culture:
Bennett Jones reflects the integrity and professional excellence of the firm’s Founding Partners. Over the years, the firm has produced some of Canada’s most accomplished legal and business leaders, fostering values that established it as one of Canada’s most successful business law firms. The firm prides itself on offering clients innovative, strategic and forward-thinking approaches to business, legal and regulatory challenges and opportunities. Mutual respect and independent thought are cornerstones of client and colleague interactions. Bennett Jones is proud to have been recognised for 18 consecutive years as one of Canada’s Best Employers.

Main Areas of Practice:

Energy & Oil & Gas:
Contact: Vivek Warrier
Tel: +403 298 3040
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Shawn Munro
Tel: +403 298 3481
Email: [email protected]

Infrastructure & Projects:
Contact:
Jason Roth
Tel: +403 298 2070
Email: [email protected]

Mining:
Contact:
Sander Grieve
Tel: +416 777 4826
Email: [email protected]

Private Equity:
Contact:
John Mercury
Tel: +403 298 4493
Email: [email protected]

 M&A:
Contact:
Kris Hanc
Tel: +416 777 7395
Email: [email protected]
Contact: John Piasta
Tel: +403 298 3333
Email: [email protected]

Litigation:
Contact:
Richard Swan
Tel: +416 777 7479
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Ken Lenz
Tel: +403 298 3317
Email: [email protected]

Banking & Finance:
Contact:
Steve Lutz
Tel: +416 777 5732
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Pat Brennan
Tel: +403 298 3433
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
Contact:
Jane Helmstadter
Tel: +416 777 7470
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Ron Barron
Tel: +403 298 3491
Email: [email protected]

International Trade & Investment:
Contact:
Darrel Pearson
Tel: +416 777 4811
Email: [email protected]

 Restructuring & Insolvency:
Contact:
Kevin Zych
Tel: +416 777 5738
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Chris Simard
Tel: +403 298 4485
Email: [email protected]

Competition/Antitrust:
Contact:
Randal Hughes
Tel: +416 777 7471
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Melanie Aitken
Tel: +202 204 0500
Email: [email protected]

Tax:
Contact:
Darcy Moch
Tel: +403 298 3390
Email: [email protected]
Contact:
Thomas Bauer
Tel:
+416 777 6540
Email:
[email protected]

Canada

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 FinTech 2021

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Trends and Developments

Shareholders' Rights & Shareholder Activism 2020 in Canada

Authors: Robert W. Staley, Kristopher R. Hanc, Jonathan G. Bell, Tim Heneghan

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Shareholders' Rights & Shareholder Activism 2020 in Canada

Authors: Robert W. Staley, Kristopher R. Hanc, Jonathan G. Bell, Tim Heneghan

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Corporate/Commercial: The Elite
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Employment & Labour
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Energy: Provincial Regulatory
Band 1
Litigation: General Commercial
Band 1
Real Estate
Band 1
Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
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Brent Kraus
Band 4
Donald E Greenfield QC
Band 3
Patrick Maguire
Band 1
William S Osler
Band 2

Employment & Labour


John R Gilmore
Band 2

Energy: Provincial Regulatory


Brad Gilmour
Band 2

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John Rook QCCompetition/Antitrust: Litigators
Donald E Greenfield QCEnergy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)
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Aaron SonshineCannabis Law
Randal T HughesCompetition/Antitrust: Litigators
Patrick MaguireCorporate/Commercial
Michael EizengaDispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence)
Patrick MaguireEnergy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)
David BurseyEnergy: Provincial Regulatory
Loyola KeoughEnergy: Provincial Regulatory
Darrel H PearsonInternational Trade/WTO
Blair C Yorke-Slader QCLitigation: General Commercial
Robert W StaleyLitigation: Securities
Larry SandrinReal Estate
Edwin Kroft QCTax: Litigation
Patrick J BrennanTransportation: Aviation: Finance

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Canada

Alberta
British Columbia, Vancouver, 666 Burrard Street
British Columbia, Vancouver, Suite 2600 Oceanic Plaza
Ontario, Ottawa
Ontario, Toronto

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Head Office

4500 Bankers Hall East

855 - 2nd Street SW

Calgary

Alberta

Canada

T2P 4K7

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