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James T. McClary


Private Equity and M&A Lawyer at Bennett Jones Calgary

T: 403.298.3651

James McClary advises on private equity transactions, public and private M&A, and corporate and securities matters.

James joined Bennett Jones after seven years in New York and London, where he practised corporate law with a leading New York-based law firm. In this role, James worked with a range of U.S., Canadian, European and Asian companies, primarily in the fields of domestic and cross-border public and private M&A and private equity transactions, as well as corporate governance and securities offerings.

James is a member of the American Bar Association and the Calgary Bar Association. James served as Co-Editor in Chief of the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review and was President of the University of Toronto Students' Law Society.

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  • Vesta Energy Corp. in connection with a $295 million equity financing co-led by energy private equity firms Riverstone Holdings, LLC and JOG Capital Corp.  Read more
  • TriWest Capital Partners Acquires a Majority Interest in Trimlite Mfg Inc.  Read more
  • Bennett Jones advises Kissner Holdings LP on its $400,000,000 Notes Offering and Related Refinancing Transactions. Read more

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