John Simpson

John Simpson Associate

John Simpson


  • McGill University (B.C.L. & LL.B. 2015)
  • University of Ottawa (B.A. History magna cum laude 2012)

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 2017
Representative Work
  • Transcontinental Inc., as Canadian counsel, in connection with the financing aspects of Transcontinential’s transformational C$1.7B acquisition of Coveris Americas.

  • Madison Dearborn Partners in its support of Navacord Inc.’s management-led buyout of Navacord’s minority partner.

  • Le Groupe Cirque du Soleil in connection with financings in an aggregate amount of US$120M to facilitate the acquisition by Groupe Cirque du Soleil of The Works Entertainment.