VANCOUVER, Oct. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Following the August opening of a new office in Vancouver, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP is pleased to announce that Justin Young has joined the firm as a partner.
"Justin has acted extensively for entrepreneurs, start-ups and venture backed technology companies, from start-up through their growth trajectory, and has significant experience serving as an advisor to leading technology companies on major financing and M&A transactions. Justin's expertise is also highly sought after by venture capital and private equity firms on both sides of the border. We are delighted to have Justin join Mark Longo in Vancouver as we build out our west coast emerging companies practice," said Chad Bayne, Co-chair of Osler's Emerging Companies group.
Justin joins Vancouver technology market leader Mark Longo, Tom Isaac, leader of Osler's Aboriginal practice, and Karen Sharlow, former Justice of the Federal Court of Appeal and a member of our National Tax Litigation team.
Osler's Vancouver office now has a full complement of lawyers and paralegals serving the technology industry, and we expect the office will continue to grow to reflect the needs of our clients.
Osler has long supported British Columbia's burgeoning technology ecosystem. With dedicated, on-the-ground resources in our Emerging Companies practice, we look forward to helping many more innovative ventures grow and flourish.
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