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Bruce Blain Toronto Lawyer

S. Bruce Blain

Counsel Fasken
When preparing financial statements, it is important to consider the issues likely to make the process more challenging for both counsel and management.
Jurisdiction Ontario, 1975
Language(s) English
Office(s) Toronto


Bruce Blain’s broad business practice has included advice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, and debt and equity financings, as well as partnership, joint venture and shareholder arrangements.

Bruce has been involved in the purchase and sale of businesses across a wide range of industries, including steel making, manufacturing, high tech, financial services and consulting and professional services. His experience also includes public markets financing, reorganization and acquisition transactions.

Frequently acting for mining industry clients, Bruce has worked on the acquisition and disposition of interests in mining operations and properties, both within Canada and abroad. He has also advised on the financing and the structuring of mining ventures.


  • Best Lawyers in Canada for Natural Resources Law and Mining Law in Toronto, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 to 2022
  • Martindale-Hubbell "AV" rating, Martindale Hubbell

Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education


  • LLB University of Toronto
  • B Comm University of Toronto

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association

Fasken Institute


Speaking Engagements

Speaker Ethical Hot Spots for In-House Counsel Toronto Symposium (9th Edition) location location Toronto, ON
Counsel's Role in the Preparation of Client Financial Statements - Recent Developments location location Toronto


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