William S. Rosser, Q.C.

William S. Rosser, Q.C.: Attorney with McLennan Ross LLP
  • Partner at McLennan Ross LLP (95 Attorneys)
  • 600 McLennan Ross Building, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5N 3Y4
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    4.5/5.0 (6)
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Biography

Bill's extensive practice involves corporate, commercial and securities law (public and private placements, related offerings and compliance work), corporate takeovers, acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, franchising and debt and equity financing. He has acted as general corporate and commercial counsel to a range of small, medium and large domestic and international corporate clients. He is active as a director and corporate secretary to various public and private entities and as a trustee of several trusts.

Awards and Recognition:

•Queen's Counsel, 2014
•Corporate Law and Securities Law, Best Lawyers in Canada, 2017

•Lawyer of the Year - Edmonton Securities Law, Best Lawyers in Canada, 2013
•BV Distinguished Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Experience

•Extensive international practice involving corporate, commercial and securities law (public and private placements, related offerings, compliance work and going private transactions), corporate takeovers, acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, franchising and debt and equity financing.
•Acted as general corporate and commercial counsel to a range of small, medium and large corporate clients.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Corporate Commercial Securities
  • Construction

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
780.482.9222  Phone
www.mross.com
University Attended:
University of Alberta, Bachelor of Commerce, with Distinction, Dean's List four consecutive years, 1979
Law School Attended:
University of Alberta, Bachelor of Laws, 1982
Year of First admission:
1983
Admission:
1983, Alberta
Memberships:

Professional Associations, Affiliations and Community Activities:

•Founding Chair, the Alberta Foundation for Environmental Excellence and the Emerald Awards
•Member, Institute of Corporate Directors
•Director and Corporate Secretary, various public and private entities
•Trustee of a Number of Family and Business Trusts
•Member, Royal Glenora Club
•Member, Royal Mayfair Golf Club

ISLN:
901988896

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (6)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • William S. Rosser, Q.C.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/01/13 in Corporate Finance on 06/01/13

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  • William S. Rosser, Q.C.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/01/13 in Corporate Law on 06/01/13

    I have worked on transactions with William S. Rosser. He is a first class person and attorney.

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    I have worked on transactions with William S. Rosser. He is a first class person and attorney.

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  • William S. Rosser, Q.C.

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/24/13 in Corporate Commercial Law on 05/24/13

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    4.8/5.0 by a Partner on 06/01/13 in Corporate Commercial Law on 06/01/13

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  • William S. Rosser, Q.C.

    4.4/5.0 by a Partner on 05/16/13 in Corporate Law on 05/16/13

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    4.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/09/13 in Corporate Commercial Law on 04/09/13

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Edmonton, Alberta

  • Edmonton, AB
    600 McLennan Ross Building , 12220 Stony Plain Road
    Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y4
     Canada

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