Brent W. Kraus
Partner

Bennett Jones LLP

855 2nd St SW, Suite 4500
Calgary, AB T2P 4K7
Phone: (403) 298-3071
Fax: (403) 265-7219
E-mail: krausb@bennettjones.com
 
 
 

Brent is co-Chair of the firm's Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets Practice Group. He advises international and domestic clients on M&A, corporate finance, private equity and governance matters. His practice focuses on the acquisition and sale of public and private entities through take-over bids, plans of arrangement, amalgamations, share and asset sales, joint ventures and reorganizations. Brent represents issuers and underwriters with initial and secondary public offerings and private placements of debt and equity as well as sponsors and management teams on significant equity investments and liquidity events. Acts for clients in the energy, energy services, industrial, consumer products and other industry sectors. Listed as a "Corporate Lawyer to Watch" in the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada and named a Lexpert's "Rising Star: Leading Lawyers Under 40" in 2013. Former law clerk to Mr. Justice J.C. Major, Supreme Court of Canada. Alberta Bar, 1999. LLB, 1998 and BComm, 1997, University of Saskatchewan.


Year Called to the Bar:1999 (AB)
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Consistently recommended
Corporate Finance & Securities
Repeatedly recommended
Mergers & Acquisitions