Stephen H. Halperin
Partner

Goodmans LLP

Stephen H. Halperin, Goodmans LLP
333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7
Phone: (416) 597-4115
Fax: (416) 979-1234
E-mail: shalperin@goodmans.ca
 
 
 

Partner. Past co-Chair of Goodmans’ Corporate/Securities Group. Focuses on transactional corporate/securities law, domestic/international corporate finance, M&A and corporate governance including activist shareholders matters. Lead counsel, Pan-Canadian Investors Committee for 3rd party ABCP Restructuring (2007–09). Highest ranking for past 17 years for corporate/M&A by Chambers. Selected five times as Toronto Corporate Governance Lawyer of the Year (including for 2018), twice as Toronto Corporate Lawyer of the Year (most recently in 2015), and was selected as Toronto M&A Lawyer of the Year in 2017 by Best Lawyers in Canada. Named by Euromoney as one of the top 30 leading capital markets, M&A and corporate governance lawyers in the world in its Best of the Best series (the only Canadian selected in all three categories). Highest ranking in every edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory since inception. Described by Who’s Who Legal as “one of the finest lawyers in the world” in M&A in its 2016 Global M&A Survey, which ranked him as the only Canadian on its list of seven most highly Regarded North American M&A practitioners. Director of Cott Corporation and Gluskin Sheff. Governor of McGill University. Member: Ontario, Alberta and Québec Bars.


Year Called to the Bar:1976 (QC); 1979 (AB); 1987 (ON)
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