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Brent W. Kraus

Bennett Jones LLP

Brent is co-head of the corporate department. He advises international and domestic clients on M&A, shareholder activism, special committee mandates, capital markets, private equity and governance matters. His practice focuses on the acquisition and sale of public and private entities through takeover 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, private equity, financial, industrial, consumer products and other industry sectors. Listed as a Leading Lawyer in the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada and named "Lexpert Rising Stars: 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.

Year Called to the Bar:1999 (AB)
855 2nd St SW, Suite 4500, Bankers Hall E
Calgary, AB
Phone: (403) 298-3071
Fax: (403) 265-7219
E-mail: [email protected]

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