John Vellone is a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais (BLG) LLP in the Toronto office and is a member of the Electricity Markets and IT Groups. He practices corporate/commercial and regulatory law with a focus on energy law and matters relating to the Ontario electricity sector. John specializes in the corporate/commercial and regulatory components of electricity markets and infrastructure revitalization. John was recognized as a 2017 Lexpert® Rising Star, in the 2018 edition of Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and in the 2019 editions of Chambers Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada. John also has a comprehensive technology law practice encompassing the breadth of corporate/commercial matters. He has experience drafting and negotiating agreements for hardware, software and information technology services. John is an executive of the Natural Resources and Energy Law Section of the Ontario Bar Association, an executive member of Young Professionals in Energy (YPE) of Toronto and a board member of ZooShare Biogas Co-operative Inc. John was both a summer and articling student at BLG before joining the firm as an associate in 2008.