John Hall is a partner at the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, and the National Leader of the Firm's Investment Management Group.
John practises corporate law with emphasis on securities law and, in particular, issues relating to mutual funds, closed-end funds and other pooled vehicles, and the distribution of such products to retail and exempt purchasers. He advises Canadian and foreign fund managers, investment advisors and distributors on the full range of legal issues relating to the administration of retail mutual funds and exempt pooled funds and hedge funds in Canada and the offering of their securities in public offerings and private placements. He also advises with respect to issues relating to exchange traded funds (ETFs) and closed-end investment funds listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. John is also a recognized authority on compliance, fund governance, sales practices and advertising issues.