Jonathan McCullough is a founding partner of the McCullough O'Connor Irwin LLP and has been practicing corporate and securities law for more than 25 years. He has spoken at numerous legal education conferences, has published articles on corporate law issues and has participated on an advisory committee to a Canadian stock exchange. He is recognized as a leading practitioner in the following publications:
Best Lawyers in Canada
International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers
IFLR’s Guide to the World’s Leading Private Equity Lawyers
PLC’s Cross-Border Private Equity Handbook
Expert Guides – Private Equity
In 2011, Mr. McCullough was recognized by Corporate INTL as one of the 50 best lawyers in Canada for his expertise in Securities Law. A focus of his practice is private equity transactions, acting on behalf of both fund sponsors and institutional investors in organizing domestic and international private equity funds to invest in buyouts, mezzanine, venture capital, merchant banking, infrastructure and timber assets. He is familiar with all aspects of structuring, negotiating and completing such investments and with standards for investment policies, fees, returns and governance in this emerging asset class. Additionally, he has significant experience in assisting such funds with transactions, including investments, mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations and exits.