John P. Vettese
Year called to the Bar:
Partner – Securities. Practice emphasis on corporate finance and M&A in the mining, income trusts, technology and diversified industries sectors. Has acted as lead counsel on several M&A transactions and for a number of public clients and investment dealers involved in complex and innovative securities matters. Significant experience in advising emerging and mid-market companies navigating their way through the public markets for the first time. Has developed an expertise in the emerging area of cross-border initial public offerings by US emerging and mid-market issuers seeking listings on Canadian stock exchanges. Became the youngest member appointed to Cassels Brock’s Executive Committee and is Deputy Managing Partner of the firm. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1995.