Lexpert Ranked Lawyer Profile

Henry A. Harris

Gowling WLG

Henry Harris is a business law partner with a focus on corporate finance and M&A, as well as private equity & venture capital. He advises both Canadian & foreign companies, investors & underwriters on all aspects of securities regulation, including Canada/US cross-border & international transactions. Henry acts as general counsel to a diverse client base for companies ranging from the technology to resource sectors. He is also lead Canadian counsel to the world’s largest online auction marketplace. He is a recipient of "Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40" and was recognized as a Canadian Corporate Lawyer to Watch in Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. He has appeared live on BNN Bloomberg TV as a securities law specialist & has participated with TSX as a speaker at workshops across Canada, the US & internationally. Henry manages the firm’s relationship with stock exchanges and is Leader of the California Regional Team. Henry serves on the Securities Law Subcommittee of both the CBA and OBA and has served as a member of the OBA Executive Council, where he received the OBA’s Dedicated Service to the Profession Award. He has participated on a CBA Committee reviewing the proposed Cooperative Capital Markets Regulatory System.

Year Called to the Bar:1995 (ON)