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Stikeman Elliott (London) LLP

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Calgary, London, Montreal, New York, Ottawa, Sydney and 2 more

Stikeman Elliott LLP is a leading Canadian law firm with an international presence in London, New York and Sydney. The firm is well placed to offer clients Canadian legal advice in all multi-jurisdictional matters corporate and financial.

The firm: Founded in 1952, today the firm has Canadian offices in Montréal, Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary and Vancouver. The firm is one of Canada's largest, and the London office was one of the first foreign legal practices in the UK.

Covering the UK and continental Europe, Stikeman Elliott (London) LLP's lawyers deal with all aspects of Canadian focused international corporate transactions, including leveraged buyouts, takeover bids, and share and asset purchases, and include an experienced international corporate finance team that covers banking, mining, Eurobond, equity, and structured finance transactions.

Types of work undertaken: Stikeman Elliott's London office is able to offer a high-quality and responsive service in all areas of Canadian corporate and commercial work. The banking practice covers multi-jurisdictional financing transactions and regulatory work. The firm has been involved in numerous international M&A transactions into and from Canada in diverse industries, both regulated and unregulated. They have extensive experience in coordinating all aspects of international corporate transactions, including MBOs, leveraged buyouts, privatisations, takeover bids, share and asset purchases, private placements, and joint ventures, and advise on all stages of the process including in respect of initial tax planning considerations.

In capital markets, the firm has extensive experience of eurobonds, global bonds, convertible bonds, CDOs and other types of asset-backed finance structures, repackaging programmes and other forms of structured debt programmes. Additionally, lawyers have expertise in euro commercial paper programmes and international equity offerings and equity-linked products. The firm regularly advises on the placing into Canada of shares in UK and European offerings.

The private capital practice in London advises international banks on structuring private banking programmes, with particular expertise in international private client and Canadian matters, and governments and banks on legislative changes to the regulatory regimes in offshore centres in response to various onshore initiatives.

Other offices: Calgary, Montréal, New York, Ottawa, Sydney, Toronto, Vancouver.

Stikeman Elliott (London) LLP is authorized and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority under number 569318.

  • Number of resident fee-earners: 8

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