Jon Northup

Goodmans LLP

333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7
Phone: (416) 597-4228
Fax: (416) 979-1234

Tax partner and Goodmans’ Executive Committee member. Vice-Chair of Goodmans’ Seniors Housing practice group and co-Chair of Senbridge, a newly launched division of Goodmans focusing on healthcare and aging. Tax and corporate law practice focusing on M&A, corporate finance, real estate and structured finance. Extensive experience advising issuers and investment dealers on the structuring and taxation of public offerings, including advising REITs, investment trusts and similar yield-oriented issuers. Recent matters include Pure Industrial REIT’s $3.8 billion acquisition by Blackstone Property and Ivanhoé Cambridge; Student Transportation's $1.1 billion acquisition by CDPQ and Ullico; BSR REIT’s US$135 million cross-border IPO; Minto Apartment REIT’s $230 million IPO; Invesque Inc.’s US$138 million acquisition of Mohawk Medical Properties REIT and Invesque's US$425 million acquisition of Care Investment Trust's 42 US seniors housing portfolio. Frequent speaker in Canada and the US on going public in Canada and the tax efficient structuring of income securities. Recognized as a leading tax lawyer by Lexpert®, Best Lawyers in Canada and Chambers. Named as one of the “Leading 40 Lawyers Under 40” by Lexpert® in 2006 and one of “Canada’s 20 Corporate Lawyers to Watch” in 2007.

Year Called to the Bar:2000 (ON)
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