John J. Ciardullo

Stikeman Elliott LLP

John J. Ciardullo, Stikeman Elliott LLP
199 Bay St, Suite 5300, Commerce Court West
Toronto, ON M5L 1B9
Phone: (416) 869-5235
Fax: (416) 947-0866
E-mail: [email protected]

John Ciardullo is a partner and Head of the Corporate Group in the Toronto office, and is the former Head of the Capital Markets and Public Mergers & Acquisitions Group. He has significant experience in a wide range of corporate and securities transactions, with particular emphasis on complex merger & acquisitions transactions, proxy contests/contested meetings, and corporate finance transactions. In this context, he counsels clients on a wide variety of matters, including transaction structuring, acquisition and defense strategy, and compliance with fiduciary duties, as well as other relevant aspects of applicable law. John is recognized in Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Legal 500 Canada, Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Lawyers in Canada, and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, among others. Chambers Global has described John as "unbelievably driven and super hard-working … He provides not just pure legal advice but strategic and commercial advice as well. John is practical and solutions-oriented." He is a former member of the Securities Advisory Committee to the Ontario Securities Commission.

Year Called to the Bar:1997 (ON)
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