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Alan Bell

Partner

Corporate and Securities Lawyer at Bennett Jones Toronto

T: 416.777.5770

Alan Bell's practice is focused on corporate and securities law. He specializes in corporate reorganizations, private and public financing and is internationally recognized for his expertise and experience in complex international and domestic mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures.

His practice involves acting for public companies, institutional investors and independent committees of directors of public companies. He also advises corporations on the structuring and implementation of corporate governance practices.

Select Experience

  • Canadian counsel to Grupo Modelo, S.A.B. de C.V. in connection with the proposed¬†acquisition by Anheuser-Busch InBev of the remaining stake in Grupo Modelo that it does not already own for approximately US$20.1 billion.
  • Bank of Canada on proposed TSX and London Stock Exchange and subsequent acquisition by Maple.
  • Extendicare Real Estate Investment Trust in connection with its conversion from an income trust structure to a corporate structure by way of a plan of arrangement.

Recent Recognitions

  • 2017, The Legal 500 Canada

    Alan Bell, recommended, Corporate and M&A
  • 2016, Best Lawyers in Canada

    Alan Bell, recognized as one of Canada's leading mergers and acquisitions lawyers
  • 2016, Best Lawyers in Canada

    Alan Bell, recognized as one of Canada's leading securities lawyers

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