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Jonathan Sherman

Toronto, ON, Canada
Lawyer, Cassels Brock

Jonathan Sherman is a lawyer at Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP in the Business Law Group and co-chair of the Cannabis Group. Jonathan is a member of the Securities Group, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and go-public transactions, joint ventures, alternative financing solutions and other corporate commercial transactions.

Jonathan represents clients in a wide variety of industries, and is actively involved in various emerging industries including cannabis, blockchain and cryptocurrency. He acts for public companies, private companies and investment dealers in domestic and cross-border transactions and advises issuers with respect to general corporate and securities law matters. Jonathan also has experience working with clients on the incorporation and organization of their companies, public offerings, private placements, internal reorganizations and a variety of other corporate and commercial matters.

As a lead member of the Cannabis Group, Jonathan assists a broad range of industry participants, including licensed producers in both Canada and the United States, pre-licensed applicants in Canada and abroad as well as a variety of ancillary businesses in the sector.