George White is a partner at Patterson Law and has been engaged in the corporate/commercial practice for over 40 years. While George`s corporate practice is varied, his focus is on supporting the legal needs of industrial, manufacturing, forestry, and agrifood businesses. George`s professional experience has established him as a leader in areas such as negotiating and structuring commercial transactions that include acquisitions, mergers, joint ventures, shareholder agreements, and corporate re-organizations. George has presented at numerous industry seminars and workshops with topics ranging from asset purchase transactions, to e-commerce and Internet agreements. George also assists clients with trust and estate planning including tax planned corporate reorganizations. George is available to serve as a mediator for commercial, shareholder and estate disputes.
George is frequently honored for achievement by his peers and ranking organizations. He is a Martindale-Hubbel AV® Preeminent™ rated lawyer, a testament to the fact that his peers and clients rank him at the highest level of professional excellence. He has been consistently named as a leading practitioner in Lexpert's Canadian Legal Directory and was included in the 13th Edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Canada for Trusts and Estates and Corporate Law. George received a Band 2 ranking by Chambers & Partners in the area of Corporate/Commercial law in Atlantic Canada (2019, 2020).