William (Bill) DeJong

Senior Counsel, Dentons Canada LLP

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William (Bill) DeJong

William DeJong, Q.C., is a lawyer with over 25 years of practice experience in the areas of securities and corporate finance, as well as corporate and commercial matters.  Mr. DeJong is currently Senior Counsel with the international law firm of Dentons Canada LLP, and, until 2016, had been a Partner with said firm.  He has been a director, officer and in many instances founder of a number of public companies traded on various stock exchanges, including the American Stock Exchange, Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange.  Mr. DeJong graduated from the University of Calgary in 1980 with a Bachelor of Arts, and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Victoria in 1983.  He also received a Master of Business Administration, Finance Specialization (Summa Cum Laude) from the International University of Monaco in 2001, and received his designation as Queen’s Counsel in 2009. Mr. DeJong has also completed the ICD-Rotman Directors Education Program.

Bill sits on the Compensation, Governance and Nominating Committee.