Blair Horn is a partner in the firm's Securities & Mergers and Acquisitions Group where he focuses on mergers and acquisitions, public equity and debt financings, venture capital, private equity financings and corporate governance matters. Early in his legal career, Blair was seconded to the Ontario Securities Commission in the mergers and acquisitions and capital markets areas.
Blair’s clients include public and private technology companies, industrial and mining concerns, boards, independent committees of boards, underwriters, private equity and venture capital providers and financial advisors.
Honours and Awards
- Recognized by the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, Corporate Finance & Security and Corporate Mid-Market
- The Best Lawyers® in Canada 2015 for Mergers & Acquisitions Law
- Martindale-Hubbel® BV™ rating (very high to excellent legal ability)
- Director, British Columbia Sports Hall of Fame Foundation
- Vice Chair, Board of Governors, Brentwood College School
- Former Member, Health Promotion Committee, Heart and Stroke Foundation (British Columbia and Yukon)
- St. Paul's Hospital Foundation, Lights of Hope Campaign (2004)
- Law Society of British Columbia
- Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario)
- Business and Securities Sections, Canadian Bar Association
- Business Law Section M&A Subcommittee, American Bar Association
- Former Member, Vancouver Stock Exchange Advisory Committee