Greg Peterson is a partner and Head of Gowling WLG’s Corporate Finance, M&A, and Private Equity Group in the firm’s Calgary office. His practice focuses primarily on public and private company matters, particularly mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, plans of arrangements, reorganizations, going-private transactions, private placements, and asset and share purchase & sale agreements. He represents private and public companies at all stages of their development, from IPOs to multi-billion-dollar market capitalizations. Greg has extensive experience in private equity transactions and public financings, including equity, debt, and venture capital financings. His practice caters to both Canadian companies and international companies doing business in Canada across a range of industry sectors including energy, tech, cannabis, manufacturing, life sciences, biotech, and sports law. He has acted as a director and/or officer of many of his clients, providing seasoned advice on matters relating to corporate governance, stock exchange listings, regulatory compliance, and conflict of interest situations. He has been counsel to many special committees of various boards of directors. He has been recognized in Chambers Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and The Legal 500 Canada.
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