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Counsel - Business Law

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Phone: 519.660.7786
Fax: 519.672.6065

Henry has been involved in many of southwestern Ontario’s brightest business success stories and remains focused on owner-managed businesses and the legal strategies to achieve their goals. Expertise includes corporate and legal structures, corporate re-organizations, financings, shareholder law, mergers and acquisitions and inter-generational business succession planning. Since 2012, he has been named in Best Lawyers® in Canada for Corporate law and voted Lawyer of the Year in 2014, 2016 and 2018 for Corporate Law in the London/Windsor region.

Education

Western University LLB 1974
McMaster University MTS 2005
George Fox University DMin 2012

Called to the Bar in Ontario, 1976

About

Henry provides business law counsel to owner-managed companies and professionals. His work includes advice relating to formation of corporate and other legal structures, shareholder and partnership agreements; mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring as part of estate and tax planning, inter-generational and business succession planning and high net worth planning.

Henry was one of the founding partners of Berg Kennedy Cleaver Broad LLP, founded in 1983, which merged with Siskinds LLP in 2002.

Memberships and Associations

Law Society of Upper Canada, Member
Middlesex Law Association, Member
Canadian Tax Foundation, Member
London Tax Discussion Group, Founding Member)
The London Club, Member
Sunningdale Golf & Country Club, Member

Awards and Recognition

Henry Berg was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019.

Henry has been named to The Best Lawyers  in Canada list for Corporate Law since 2012. He was voted Lawyer of the Year in 2014, 2016 and 2018 for Corporate Law in the London/Windsor area.

Notable Work and Decisions

  • Has acted for buyers and sellers in several mergers and acquisitions, including sales of Canadian entities to large publicly traded US corporations
  • Provided legal counsel for several large financings of private corporations
  • Acts for a large number of professionals, including physicians, dentists and accountants

Publications and Speaking

For many years, Henry taught business law and tax in the Bar Admission Course. He also taught business law for the Canadian Institute of Management. He has been a presenter and panelist in programs sponsored by the Law society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association and other organizations.

Community Involvement

Throughout his career, Henry has been active in the community, with several different organizations, acting as a volunteer, board member, committee chair and/or board chair, including, The London Coffee House Program, Boys' and Girls' Club of London, Boys' & Girls' Club of London Foundation, Boys' & Girls' Clubs of Ontario, Belton House, Madame Vanier Children's Centre, Huron University College, United Way of London, Sunningdale Golf Club, Metropolitan United Church of London, Metropolitan United Church Foundation, Presence Church.

Henry provides business law counsel to owner-managed companies and professionals. His work includes advice relating to formation of corporate and other legal structures, shareholder and partnership agreements; mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring as part of estate and tax planning, inter-generational and business succession planning and high net worth planning.

Henry was one of the founding partners of Berg Kennedy Cleaver Broad LLP, founded in 1983, which merged with Siskinds LLP in 2002.

Law Society of Upper Canada, Member
Middlesex Law Association, Member
Canadian Tax Foundation, Member
London Tax Discussion Group, Founding Member)
The London Club, Member
Sunningdale Golf & Country Club, Member

Henry Berg was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019.

Henry has been named to The Best Lawyers  in Canada list for Corporate Law since 2012. He was voted Lawyer of the Year in 2014, 2016 and 2018 for Corporate Law in the London/Windsor area.

  • Has acted for buyers and sellers in several mergers and acquisitions, including sales of Canadian entities to large publicly traded US corporations
  • Provided legal counsel for several large financings of private corporations
  • Acts for a large number of professionals, including physicians, dentists and accountants

For many years, Henry taught business law and tax in the Bar Admission Course. He also taught business law for the Canadian Institute of Management. He has been a presenter and panelist in programs sponsored by the Law society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association and other organizations.

Throughout his career, Henry has been active in the community, with several different organizations, acting as a volunteer, board member, committee chair and/or board chair, including, The London Coffee House Program, Boys' and Girls' Club of London, Boys' & Girls' Club of London Foundation, Boys' & Girls' Clubs of Ontario, Belton House, Madame Vanier Children's Centre, Huron University College, United Way of London, Sunningdale Golf Club, Metropolitan United Church of London, Metropolitan United Church Foundation, Presence Church.

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