John Webster is engaged in a broad corporate/commercial law practice, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, public and private financings, and corporate governance.
John is a graduate of the University of Alberta Faculty of Law. Prior to law school, John obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from St. Francis Xavier University.
At law school, John was a Special Assistant to the Dean and a member of the Strategic Planning Steering Committee. In this role, he was responsible for leading student consultation efforts as part of the development of a new strategic plan. He also sat on the Graduation Committee and the Law Faculty Council.
Before beginning his legal career, John worked as an Executive Assistant to the Deputy Mayor of Toronto, and as an intern at a leading Canadian public affairs and government relations firm.
John summered and articled with the Firm. As a summer student, John was seconded to the Hospital for Sick Children.