Jonathan Willson

Jonathan W. Willson Partner

Jonathan Willson

Education

  • Osgoode Hall Law School (LL.M. 2006)
  • The University of Waterloo (MTax, gold medalist, 2000)

Bar Admission

  • England/Wales, 2007
  • Ontario, 1996
Representative Work
  • Cricket Acquisition Group, Inc. in the acquisition and going private transaction of Cricket Media Group Ltd. by way of a plan of arrangement, together with an equity roll-over and investment by certain controlling shareholders.
  • Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc., as Canadian counsel, in the sale of its Canadian cyber-security business to a subsidiary of Intertek Group plc.
  • BV Investment Partners in its majority investment in geoLOGIC Systems Ltd., a leading creator and supplier of data and integrated software solutions to oil and gas exploration and production companies in North America.
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Accolades
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2018 in Derivative Instruments.
  • Best Lawyers Canada 2019 in Tax.
Speaking Engagements
  • “Canadian Inbound and Outbound Developments”, IFA International Tax Conference, Montréal, QC, May, 2016.
  • “Exchangeable Share Transactions”, Federated Press’ 20th Taxation of Corporate Reorganization Conference, January 2016.
  • Exchangeable Share Transactions”, Federated Press’ 19th Taxation of Corporate Reorganization Conference, January 2015.