Robert Brant is the Managing Partner of our London, England office where he has been based since 1998. He is an experienced corporate/commercial lawyer, focusing his practice on transatlantic M&A, capital markets and projects work. When it comes to transactions between Canadian and UK/European companies few lawyers have as much experience to draw upon.
Rob regularly advises a wide range of Canadian and international companies in connection with Canadian and European M&A and corporate finance transactions (including new stock exchange listings) as well as significant projects and commercial contracts. Mr. Brant’s experience extends to a number of different sectors with a focus on all forms of energy and natural resources. Clients that Mr. Brant has recently advised include Asanko Gold, CGI, CIBC, Dadco Group, Duke Royalty, Enbridge, First Quantum Minerals, Helios Investors, Heritage Oil, Mercuria Energy Trading, National Bank, Sundial Growers, TD Bank and Vitol.
Rob is the past President of the Canada-UK Chamber of Commerce where he is currently the Co-chair of its Energy Forum. He is also the Chair of the Maple Leaf Trust, the leading charity in the UK for Canadians, which supports a variety of causes including Canadian veterans and students living in the United Kingdom and the UK Terry Fox Run for cancer research in the UK.
He is a regular speaker on energy transition issues including as they relate to Indigenous communities and is a proud member of the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte.
Foreign Expert: Corporate/M&A
The Legal 500 – Canada
Leading Lawyer: International expertise