John Alsbergas 

John Alsbergas

Vancouver
Royal Centre, Suite 1500
1055 West Georgia Street, PO Box 11117
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4N7

t: 604.691.6850
e: john.alsbergas@mcmillan.ca

overview

John is an associate in the Capital Markets and M&A Group in Vancouver. He is building a practice that focuses on mergers and acquisitions, public and private financings, initial public offerings, emerging companies and venture capital. He also provides ongoing advice to issuers regarding securities regulatory compliance, stock exchange matters, continuous disclosure obligations and general corporate law.

John joined the firm as a summer student in 2017 and completed his articles with the firm from 2018 to 2019. He completed his J.D. at Western University in 2018. Prior to law school, he obtained his B.A. (with High Distinction) from Wilfrid Laurier University.

Education

  • Canadian Securities Institute, Canadian Securities Course - 2018
  • Western University, J.D. - 2018
  • Wilfrid Laurier University, B.A. (High Distinction) - 2014

Year Of Call

  • Called to the British Columbia bar - 2019

Practices

corporate finance
IPOs and alternative IPOs
mergers and acquisitions
project finance
public m&a
stock exchange listings
venture capital

Industries

energy
life sciences
cannabis practice group
mining
natural resources
pharmaceuticals
venture capital

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Vancouver Bar Association

Awards & Rankings

  • David L. Johnston Prize in Securities Regulation, Western Law - 2018
  • Dean's Honour List, Western Law - 2017
  • Dean of Law Entrance Scholarship, Western Law - 2015
  • Alumni Gold Medal, Wilfrid Laurier University - 2014
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John is an associate in the Capital Markets and M&A Group in Vancouver. He is building a practice that focuses on mergers and acquisitions, public and private financings, initial public offerings, emerging companies and venture capital. He also provides ongoing advice to issuers regarding securities regulatory compliance, stock exchange matters, continuous disclosure obligations and general corporate law.

John joined the firm as a summer student in 2017 and completed his articles with the firm from 2018 to 2019. He completed his J.D. at Western University in 2018. Prior to law school, he obtained his B.A. (with High Distinction) from Wilfrid Laurier University.