John-Paul Bogden > Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP > Vancouver, Canada > Lawyer Profile

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
595 BURRARD STREET, PO BOX 49314, SUITE 2600
THREE BENTALL CENTRE
VANCOUVER, BC V7X 1L3
Canada

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial; Infrastructure

Position

John-Paul (J-P) is a partner in the Blakes Corporate group and focuses on M&A and private equity transactions. He serves as regular M&A counsel to leading financial and strategic acquirers in Canada, the US and abroad, and is also frequently engaged as special sellside M&A counsel in competitive auction processes. A significant portion of his practice involves working with private equity funds and their portfolio companies.
J-P currently serves as co-head of the national Private Equity group, co-head of the Vancouver corporate group and as a member of the Firm’s compensation committee.

Career

J-P is a member of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, the BC Technology Industry Association and the Vancouver chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth.