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McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6

Work Department

Pensions & Benefits


Kelleher is an Associate in McCarthy Tétrault’s National Pension, Benefits, and Executive Compensation (PBEC) Practice and a member of the firm’s Pension Funds Investment Group.

Kelleher provides strategic advice to public, private and not-for-profit clients on legal issues arising in respect of the planning, establishment, governance, administration, and wind-up of pension plans, profit sharing plans, registered retirement savings plans, welfare benefits plans, retirement compensation arrangements, equity compensation plans and other forms of executive compensation.

Kelleher also regularly advises clients on pension, benefit and executive compensation matters arising in the context of domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and credit facilities.


British Columbia, 2017
New York, USA, 2012
Ontario, 2014




Kelleher is Chair of the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Pensions and Benefits Section, and an Executive of the Canada Bar Association (CBA) Pensions and Benefits Section. He has also been a member of the Ontario Regional Council of the Canadian Pension and Benefits Institute (CPBI) since 2018.


Trinity College Dublin (LL.B); University College London (LL.M)

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Pensions

(Rising stars)

Kelleher LynchMcCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault‘s specialist pensions, benefits and executive compensation group is ‘practical, solutions-oriented and knowledgeable‘, according to a client. It advises a broad spectrum of clients on all aspects of designing, managing, administering, and providing services to pension and benefit plans. Investment structuring and working with multi-employer pension plans are noted areas of expertise. Randy Bauslaugh has national and cross-border experience across a variety of matters, including pension litigation, and he is also noted for fund investment work. He jointly leads the practice with the ‘outstandingDeron Waldock , who is experienced in assisting with the pensions aspects of complex transactions. Gregory Winfield is another key contact, as is associate Kelleher Lynch.