Called to the Ontario Bar (1982)
Law Society of Upper Canada
Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations
J.D. – Osgoode Hall Law School
Certificate in Dispute Resolution – York University
Certificate in Corporate Finance – Osgoode Hall Law School
Bruce works with clients in all areas of business including debt finance, employment issues, the purchase and sale of businesses, mergers, joint venture agreements, supply and manufacturing agreements, organizing business structures, corporate capital structures and shareholders’ agreements, re-organizing existing businesses and corporate structures, advising on corporate governance, managing securities issues for privately-held corporations, and assisting clients with leasing, franchising and dispute resolution.
Over the years, Bruce has worked with businesses at all stages of their development from start-ups to levels of sustainable success, and to divestitures of assets to succession planning. His clients cover an extensive range of businesses including banking/finance, logistics and warehousing, manufacturing, software and high-tech, construction, professional practices, businesses engaged in the local and international sale of goods, service providers, and franchisors and franchisees.