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Frank P. Arnone

Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Vice Chair and Member, Nominating & Governance Committee

Frank's practice emphasizes domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. He has extensive experience working on complex transactions in a wide range of industry sectors. He also provides ongoing advice on securities law, stock exchange compliance,corporate governance and other corporate matters to a wide variety of issuer, underwriter and private equity clients.

Frank has written extensively on a wide variety of topics, including corporate governance, and taught the securities regulation course at the Faculty of Law at Queen's University from 1996 to 2001. He has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the following publications:

• Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business (Corporate/M&A)

• PLC Which Lawyer? (Corporate/M&A; Private Equity: Buyouts)

• PLC Private Equity Handbook

• IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms (Capital Markets)

• The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Corporate Finance & Securities; Private Equity)


LL.M. (Securities Law), Osgoode Hall Law School - 2001

Admitted to the Ontario Bar - 1990

LL.B., University of Western Ontario - 1988

B.Comm., Queen's University - 1984

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