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Ron McKenna

Counsel

905-944-2400 rmckenna@wvllp.ca Download vCard

Areas of ExpertiseCorporate/Commercial Law

Education University of Guelph, B.A. (Hons.) 1997; University of Ottawa, LL.B 2002.; In-Depth Tax Courses, CPA Canada, Parts I and II Completed

Languages English

Call to the Bar 2002 Ontario

Ron McKenna

Counsel

905-944-2400 rmckenna@wvllp.ca Download vCard

Biography

Ron practices corporate and commercial law in the Business Law Group. In addition to providing general corporate advice to clients, Ron has extensive expertise in negotiating and implementing commercial transactions including corporate finance (debt and equity), shareholder arrangements, acquisitions, dispositions, mergers and reorganizations. Ron also has extensive expertise in negotiating shareholder and partnership disputes.

Ron's practice also encompasses e-commerce matters including software licensing and advising on matters for software developers, IT service providers and companies where their business relies on technology.

Corporate counsel to many startup companies and small and medium sized enterprises in the Tech, Healthcare, Cannabis, Hospitality Services, Entertainment and Manufacturing spaces. I have firsthand knowledge of what it takes to start your own business and the various challenges along the way, including raising capital, shareholder issues and employment law matters.

Involvement & Recognition

As a former NHLPA certified agent, Ron continues to be active in the hockey world advising clients on their career and life after hockey.

Ron spends his spare time with his son and daughter, and plays as much golf as he can.