William Keith Jenkins

Partner at Dentons

William Keith Jenkins

William Keith Jenkins

Partner at Dentons

Biography

Mr. William K. Jenkins is Independent Director at Wi-LAN, Inc. and Partner at Dentons Canada LLP. He is on the Board of Directors at Wi-LAN, Inc. and The Canadian Association of Income Funds.Mr. Jenkins was previously employed as Chairman-Securities Law Section by The Canadian Bar Association and Partner, Co-Chairman-Mergers & Acquisitions Group by Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP.He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Western Ontario and a graduate degree from the University of Western Ontario.

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Birthday

1959

Age

62

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Education
LLB
Class of 1981

Western Law is a public law school located at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada.

BA in Economics

The University of Western Ontario, which is commonly referred to among Canadian universities as Western, is a public research university located in London, Ontario, Canada. The university's main campus covers 455 hectares (1,120 acres) of land, with the Thames River running through the eastern portion. The university was founded on 7 March 1878 by Bishop Isaac Hellmuth of the Anglican Diocese of Huron as "The Western University of London Ontario." It incorporated Huron University College, which had been founded in 1863.

Memberships
Member
Current
Member, Securities Law section
Current

Canadian Bar Association is a professional, voluntary organization which was formed in 1896, and incorporated by a Special Act of Parliament on April 15, 1921. Today, the Association represents some 37,000 lawyers, judges, notaries, law teachers, and law students from across Canada.

Member
Current

The Law Society of Alberta is the self-governing association of all practising lawyers in the province of Alberta and has been regulating the legal profession since 1907. The Law Society derives its authority from the Legal Profession Act of Alberta and is financed and maintained by Alberta lawyers at no cost to the public. Serving in the public interest, the Law Society sets out standards through the Rules of the Law Society of Alberta and a Code of Conduct.It is financed and maintained by lawyers at no cost to the public or to the government. The mission of the Law Society is to serve the public interest by promoting a high standard of legal services and professional conduct through the governance and regulation of an independent legal profession. Its vision is to be recognized as a model for protecting the public interest and preserving the fundamental principles of justice through a self-regulated, independent and trusted legal profession. Whether Alberta experiences unprecedented economic growth or recession, the legal profession faces many challenges in meeting the legal needs of Albertans in all walks of life. The Law Society of Alberta has an important role to play in assisting lawyers and the public in meeting those challenges

Career History
Partner
Current

Dentons is the world's largest law firm, connecting talent to the world's challenges and opportunities in more than 75 countries. Dentons' legal and business solutions benefit from deep roots in our communities and award-winning advancements in client service, including Nextlaw, Dentons’ innovation and strategic advisory services. Dentons' polycentric and purpose-driven approach, commitment to inclusion and diversity, and world-class talent challenge the status quo to advance client and community interests in the New Dynamic.

Partner, Co-Chairman-Mergers & Acquisitions Group
Prior - 2012

Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP provides legal services. It represents private and public clients of all sizes, from startups to industry icons, in all sectors of the economy which include aviation, competiton, energy, entertainment, financial services, forest products, insolvency, international natural resources infrastructure, employment & labour, litigation & dispute resolution, mergers & acquisitions, mining, public policy, public-private partnerships, real estate, securities & corporate finance, tax, and technology. The company also has offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver, and New York. It was founded in 1839 and is located in Montreal, Canada.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
Prior

Wi-LAN, Inc., a subsidiary of Quarterhill, Inc., is a Canadian company located in Ottawa, ON. The firm develops and licenses patented technologies and other intellectual property. Michael B. Vladescu has been the CEO since 2012.The company says this about itself: WiLAN, a Quarterhill Inc. company, is one of the most successful patent monetization companies in the world and partners with its customers to unlock the value of intellectual property through various patent monetization models. WiLAN operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies.

Member, Global Board
Prior

Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP (informally Sonnenschein) was an international law firm with nearly 800 lawyers and other professionals in the United States and Europe, serving businesses, non-profits and individuals. The firm was founded in Chicago in 1906 and as of May 2010 ranked as the 58th largest law firm in the US by revenue. In September 2010 it merged with London-based Denton Wilde Sapte to form SNR Denton.

Director
Prior

The Canadian Association of Fixed Income Funds is an association which comprises a constituency of over $100 billion in market capitalization,and whose members employ over 250,000 Canadians spanning trusts from all business sectors of the economy and across the country.

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Shaw Communications, Inc. purchases Freedom Mobile, Inc. from Globalive Communications Corp.

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Enbridge Income Fund, Enbridge Income Fund Holdings, Inc. purchase Enbridge, Inc. /Canadian Liquids Pipelines Bus (2) from Enbridge, Inc.

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Riverstone Investment Group LLC purchases Gibson Energy ULC from Hunting PLC

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