Jon Truswell's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings, reporting issuer compliance, shareholder activism and proxy contests, restructuring and governance of both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations.
Jon's principal area of practice focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions, including going private transactions, acting for the acquirer, target and special committees. Jon also has significant corporate finance experience in public and private debt and equity financings in Canada and the U.S. In addition, Jon has experience in corporate reorganizations, restructuring and spin-outs; corporate governance; continuous disclosure; incentive compensation and general commercial transactions.
Jon has been recognized by Lexpert Guide to the Leading U.S./Canada Cross-border Corporate Lawyers in Canada as a Canadian corporate lawyer to watch and by Lexperts Rising Stars Leading Lawyers under 40.
Currently, Jon is the Chair and a member of the Board of Directors of the Prostate Cancer Centre. Jon is a former Chair and a member of the board of governors of the Lindsay Park Sports Society, a not-for-profit society that manages and operates the Repsol Sports Centre in Calgary, Alberta.