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New corporate partner joins Aird & Berlis

Friday, July 23, 2021 @ 2:58 PM | By John Chunn

Aird & Berlis LLP announced that Jennifer A. Bishop has joined the partnership as a member of its corporate/commercial group and co-chair of its sports and media group.

According to the firm’s news release, Bishop advises on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and the negotiation and drafting of commercial agreements. Her practice focuses on a broad range of corporate law matters, including M&A, reorganizations, divestitures and day-to-day corporate advice. She works with private sector clients across a variety of industries, including retail, packaged goods, hospitality, manufacturing, energy, transportation, technology, health care, insurance, sports and media.

Bishop serves on many boards and holds key leadership positions in the sporting world. She is currently the chair of the board of Tennis Canada and, in 2020, was appointed to the International Tennis Federation’s Billie Jean King Cup Committee.