Gesta A. Abols

Goodmans LLP

333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7
Phone: (416) 597-4186
Fax: (416) 979-1234

Partner. Experienced corporate lawyer that advises clients on mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance, strategic investments and business restructurings. Provides superior legal advice and service to bring clarity to complex legal issues. Notable transactions include: Premier Truck Group, part of the Penske Automotive Group family of companies in its acquisition of Harper Truck Centres, Cintas Corporation in its agreement to acquire G&K Services for US$2.2 billion, ABC Group in its sale to Cerberus Capital Management and Lake Shore Gold’s acquisition of Temex Resources. Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law where he teaches the course the Art of the Deal. Active member of the Mergers & Acquisitions subcommittee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association and has been an issue group leader for various Canadian Deal Points Studies. Also a member of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada and Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation. Has been an instructor at the Osgoode Certificate in Mining Law Course regarding joint ventures. Frequent author and speaker on various topics in the areas of corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions and mining.

Year Called to the Bar:2002
Directory banners
Repeatedly Recommended
Mergers & Acquisitions