Ross Swanson is a partner in the Real Estate Practice Group and Co-Leader of the Business Solutions Practice Group. He practices Corporate and Commercial Law with an emphasis on acquisitions and divestitures, corporate finance, corporate reorganizations and corporate governance. He has advised clients on asset and share acquisitions and dispositions, amalgamations, private equity financing and general corporate and commercial transactions. Ross is also a Registered Trade-mark Agent with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office and has experience with copyright, licensing and trade marks (filing and opposition proceedings). Ross's clients have included both public and private companies, not-for-profit entities and banks.
Ross completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Alberta where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1993 and his Law degree in 1997. After being called to the Bar in 1998, Ross completed Parts I and II of the In-Depth Tax Course offered by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, a two year program geared towards Chartered Accountants and Lawyers focusing on Tax.