Andrea C. Johnson

Dentons Canada LLP

99 Bank St, Suite 1420
Ottawa, ON K1P 1H4
Phone: (613) 783-9655
Fax: (613) 783-9690

Andrea is co-lead of Dentons’ global private equity practice and is nationally recognized as a leading lawyer in Canadian PE. She advises sponsors and PE-backed companies in LBOs, recaps, secondaries and roll-up strategies, and is experienced in fund formation for VC and PE funds. She also guides companies through IPOs and financing and liquidity events in the public markets. Andrea’s focus is on the technology sector, in particular software/SaaS, fintech, tech-enabled consumer brands and advanced manufacturing. She regularly leads high profile and high value transactions in Canada in the tech sector. Andrea is a major exporter of deal work to other Dentons’ offices and a top choice for referrals into the Canada region, which is a strong testament to her client service and deal savvy. Andrea’s mission is to help Canadian technology companies grow. She has worked at all points along the technology company lifecycle, from helping to found Dentons’ start-up program to advising companies and boards on IPOs and public M&A. Andrea serves on advisory committees for the OSC, the TSX and the Ontario government, contributing to policy directions that interest high growth companies. She is on the Canada region board of Dentons, as well as the board of directors for Hydro Ottawa.

Year Called to the Bar:1999 (ON)
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