Filomena Frisina is a Toronto-based Gowling WLG partner practising in the area of corporate law. She advises both domestic and multinational businesses. Filomena is the leader of Gowling WLG’s Financial Services Regulatory Group and co-leader of the firm’s InsurTech Group. She has specialized expertise in financial regulation, compliance and corporate law concerning financial institutions in Canada, particularly insurance companies and intermediaries, and InsurTech companies. Over the last several years, Filomena has led some of the most significant insurance M&A transactions involving Canadian and foreign insurance companies in Canada. Filomena is highly regarded for her leadership skills in managing large and small complex projects and transactions. She is the relationship partner for a number of significant clients and leads multi-disciplinary and multi-jurisdictional Gowling WLG client teams. She also advises on other international private M&A transactions and commercial matters and co-leads the firm’s Italy Desk. Throughout her career, she has served as a member on numerous boards for both public and private companies, including not-for-profits. Filomena has been recognized in Chambers Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and The Legal 500 Canada.
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