Jay Kellerman is managing partner of the firm’s Toronto office. He is a partner in the corporate commercial section and co-head of the firm’s Global Mining Group. He has more than 30 years of experience as a corporate lawyer, primarily involved in securities related matters, including financings and mergers and acquisitions. His clients include public companies and Canadian securities dealers, as well as independent committees involved in considering related party and other similar transactions. He is ranked in Who’s Who Legal’s top 10 list of the world’s most highly regarded mining lawyers and is also recognized for his expertise in mining and corporate commercial law in The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business and Chambers Canada, The Legal 500 Canada, the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert® Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining and the International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers and Who’s Who Legal: Canada, among others. Jay is a member of PDAC and has authored articles with respect to mining law and frequently speaks at seminars on corporate and securities law topics.