Bo Rothstein *
Key Practice Area
Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Finance & Securities
Year of Call
*A LAW CORPORATION
IndustriesCannabis Infrastructure Private Equity Utilities
Ontario Bar (2005)
British Columbia Bar (2006)
Queen's University Law School (LL.B., 2004)
University of Western Ontario (B.A. Hons., 2001)
Partner, Bo Rothstein, practices mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance and corporate commercial law. His experience includes acting as lead counsel on several domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, public and private company financings, debt and equity issuances, joint ventures, partnerships and strategic alliances. Bo regularly negotiates and drafts commercial agreements and advises public and private company boards of directors on corporate governance matters.
Bo is the Director of private companies and a non-for-profit organization, and serves on the Independent Review Committees of two investment funds. Since 2013, he has served as a member of Farris’ Management Committee and Strategic Committee.
Bo is repeatedly named as one of Lexpert’s Leading Lawyers in Canada and was recognized by Lexpert as a Leading Lawyer To Watch in mergers & acquisitions. In 2017 he was listed as one of Lexpert’s Leading Lawyers Under 40. He is also repeatedly recognized in the Best Lawyers in Canada Directory as a leading lawyer in the areas of banking and finance law, corporate law, and mergers & acquisitions law. Admitted to the Bar of Ontario (2005) and the Bar of British Columbia (2006).
- Member of the Law Society of British Columbia
- The Best Lawyers in Canada (2023)
- Lexpert Leading Lawyers in Canada (2023)
- Lexpert Leading Finance and M&A Lawyers (2022)
- Lexpert Leading Lawyers in Agribusiness and Cannabis (2020)