Jamie is a corporate/commercial lawyer focused on private equity and pension fund investments.
In his private equity fund practice, Jamie advises sponsors in structuring and negotiating their private market funds and their internal governance and economic arrangements. He also represents institutional investors on their investments in private equity funds, hedge funds and other alternative investments, both through pooled funds and separate account structures. Jamie regularly acts for clients on co-investment transactions in which institutional investors invest along alongside a sponsor’s primary fund. Jamie’s work also includes a number of secondary transactions to buy or sell LP interests in private equity funds.
In his pension fund investment practice, Jamie advises Canada’s largest pension funds, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, on structuring their investments and other activities around the world to comply with the restrictions in their governing legislation.
Jamie also has extensive experience advising clients on public and private mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and general corporate matters.