200 Burrard St, Suite 1200, Waterford Centre, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1996 (BC)
Jason Brooks is a partner in the BLG Vancouver office. He advises Canadian and foreign-based clients engaged in all aspects of the investment management industry. Jason provides counsel on a range of registration, regulatory, and compliance matters affecting registered firms and individuals, including developing, reviewing, and assessing compliance procedures and practices. Jason also advises clients on the formation, management, and operation of public and private investment funds and the offering of their securities in public offerings and private placement transactions. He has also obtained novel exemptive relief from a variety of prospectus, registration, conflict of interest, and other compliance requirements under Canadian securities laws. Additionally, Jason’s practice focuses on merger & acquisition transactions, corporate finance transactions, shareholder and corporate governance matters, and securities-related activities of financial institutions. Jason is a frequent speaker on investment management industry–related issues, and has been recognized in the 2021 (and since 2008) edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, the 2021 (and since 2019) edition of ChambersCanada, and the 2020 (and since 2012) edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory.