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McCarthy Tétrault

Work Department

Capital Markets


Alyson is a corporate lawyer who acts as counsel to various public and private companies, independent committees, underwriters and financial advisors on various securities and corporate law matters. Her extensive experience includes advising on public offerings and private placements of debt and equity securities, financial advisory matters, corporate governance matters, take-over bids, mergers, reorganizations and other business combinations, shareholder activism, proxy contests, stock exchange listing matters, regulatory compliance, and general corporate matters for public and private companies.


Law Society of Alberta; Law Society of Ontario; Canadian Bar Association; Calgary Bar Association; CFA Society Calgary; Institute of Corporate Directors


Alyson obtained her BA Honours from the University of Western Ontario and LLB from Queen’s University. Alyson is a qualified CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and she has completed the ICD-Rotman Directors Education Program.


Member of the Board of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, Governance Committee and Finance and Audit Committee

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Capital markets

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McCarthy Tétrault’s first-class financial institutions offering is reflected in its capital markets practice, where the firm is widely recognized for its record in representing underwriters on debt and equity offerings. Among its recent highlights in this sphere, Montreal-based capital markets co-head Patrick Boucher advised a syndicate of dealers, led by National Bank Financial, on a C$750m offering of medium-term notes. The team is also a regular fixture on the issuer side, as evidenced by its its work for Cameco Corporation on its $747.6m bought deal offering; high-profile capital markets co-head Andrew Parker led the group’s involvement in that deal from Toronto. Other key contacts include Toronto-based national financial services chair Marc MacMullin, who is a go-to name for structured finance; Toronto’s Jo-Anna Brimmer, who specializes in securitization, covered bonds and debt capital markets; structured finance co-lead Dean Masse, who is also in Toronto; and Calgary-based Alyson Goldman.