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Ross Bentley

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Ross Bentley, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Ross’s practice at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP focuses on advising in respect of corporate finance and merger and acquisition transactions. Ross has extensive experience in a wide variety of domestic and cross-border equity and fixed-income securities offerings. Ross has acted on a number of initial public offerings involving issuers in the energy and energy services sectors. He also regularly assists issuers in establishing and utilizing debt and equity shelf programs both for domestic offerings as well as offerings under the multi-jurisdictional offering system. Ross has acted for issuers, underwriters and selling shareholders on offerings for participants in the airline, pipeline and energy infrastructure, agribusiness, oil and gas services, oil and gas exploration, railroad and banking sectors. As counsel to offerors and targets, he has acted on a number of domestic and cross-border take-over bids and plans of arrangement. Ross regularly advises issues with respect to corporate governance matters and has acted for several issuers on high profile proxy contests. He also regularly advises issuers in connection with continuous disclosure obligations, stock exchange matters and general corporate matters. Admitted to the Alberta Bar, 1995; LLB, University of Alberta, 1994.

Year Called to the Bar:1995 (AB)
855 2nd St SW, Suite 3500, Bankers Hall, East Twr
Calgary, AB
Phone: (403) 260-9720
Fax: (403) 260-9700
E-mail: ross.bentley@blakes.com

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