Jack Franklin

Associate

Jack Franklin

Jack Franklin

Associate

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  • Ontario, 2021

Jack is developing a comprehensive corporate practice.

Jack has assisted on a range of transactions, including private equity fund formation, public and private mergers and acquisitions, financings, corporate governance and other corporate matters.

Jack Franklin

Associate

Jack is developing a comprehensive corporate practice.

Jack has assisted on a range of transactions, including private equity fund formation, public and private mergers and acquisitions, financings, corporate governance and other corporate matters.

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KKR

Acting as Canadian counsel to KKR, a leading global investment firm, in its equity investment in connection with the strategic merger of 123Dentist with Altima Dental and Lapointe Group. The merger creates one of the largest dental support organizations in Canada, with nearly 350 supported dental practices.

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Barrick Gold Corporation

Acting for Barrick Gold Corporation in its agreement in principle with the governments of Pakistan and Balochistan to reconstitute the Reko Diq Project in the country's Balochistan province, which hosts one of the world's largest undeveloped open pit copper-gold porphyry deposits. The reconstituted project will be held 50% by Barrick and 50% by Pakistani stakeholders. A separate agreement provides for Barrick's partner Antofagasta PLC to be replaced by the Pakistani parties in the reconstituted project. If the conditions to closing are satisfied, the reconstitution will result in the resolution of the damages previously awarded by the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes.

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Filling the Gap: Scope of Canadian Anti-Money Laundering Laws Expanded

June 07, 2022 - The Canadian federal government has fulfilled its promise to expand Canada’s anti-money laundering (AML) regime to cover crowdfunding platforms and certain payment service providers (PSPs) that previously operated outside the scope of the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist...

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Ontario, 2021

Education
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University of Western Ontario, JD, 2020
University of Western Ontario, BA (Hons), 2016

Jack is developing a comprehensive corporate practice.

Jack has assisted on a range of transactions, including private equity fund formation, public and private mergers and acquisitions, financings, corporate governance and other corporate matters.

KKR

Acting as Canadian counsel to KKR, a leading global investment firm, in its equity investment in connection with the strategic merger of 123Dentist with Altima Dental and Lapointe Group. The merger creates one of the largest dental support organizations in Canada, with nearly 350 supported dental practices.

Barrick Gold Corporation

Acting for Barrick Gold Corporation in its agreement in principle with the governments of Pakistan and Balochistan to reconstitute the Reko Diq Project in the country's Balochistan province, which hosts one of the world's largest undeveloped open pit copper-gold porphyry deposits. The reconstituted project will be held 50% by Barrick and 50% by Pakistani stakeholders. A separate agreement provides for Barrick's partner Antofagasta PLC to be replaced by the Pakistani parties in the reconstituted project. If the conditions to closing are satisfied, the reconstitution will result in the resolution of the damages previously awarded by the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes.

Bulletin

Filling the Gap: Scope of Canadian Anti-Money Laundering Laws Expanded

June 07, 2022 - The Canadian federal government has fulfilled its promise to expand Canada’s anti-money laundering (AML) regime to cover crowdfunding platforms and certain payment service providers (PSPs) that previously operated outside the scope of the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist...

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2021

Education

University of Western Ontario, JD, 2020
University of Western Ontario, BA (Hons), 2016