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

Work Department

Corporate and M&A


Practice focused on mergers and acquisitions, having advised many Canadian and international businesses on acquisition, divestiture or reorganisation transactions. Has advised boards of directors and dissidents on proxy fights, governance and contested matters. Has significant experience in capital markets matters, having acted for issuers and investment dealers in a wide variety of cross-border and domestic public offerings and private placements. Regularly advises on joint ventures and related shareholders agreements. Experience across a broad range of industries, including financial services, natural resources, technology and telecommunications.


Ontario Bar, 1991

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

David WoollcombeMcCarthy Tétrault

A ‘leading corporate and M&A group in Canada’, McCarthy Tétrault is well versed in a wide range of complex, high-value corporate transactions. Operating from its multiple national offices, the team not only has a strong grip on the domestic market but also offers an impressive international presence thanks to its New York and London offices. The team acted for Brookfield Infrastructure in its C$13.5bn takeover bid for Inter Pipeline, as well as advising Endeavor Mining on its $2.44bn combination with Teranga Gold. Shea Small and Jonathan See jointly lead the team out of Toronto, with Small also spending time in the London office and offering expertise in global mining work. Cameron Belsher also co-heads the team, splitting time between Toronto and Vancouver. David Woollcombe offers experience in private equity in addition to corporate support, and Clemens Mayr offers key support out of Montreal. Shevaun McGrath and Patrick Boucher are also names to note.