John Teolis is a renowned leader in the law related to financial institutions. His practice focuses on financial institutions and regulatory matters, as well as, corporate, commercial and consumer finance, banking, mergers and acquisitions (particularly involving financial services entities), money transmission, information processing and payment processing. Mr. Teolis also advises companies and their boards on corporate governance matters. Mr. Teolis has acted as counsel to high-profile Canadian and international companies in establishing a banking, commercial, consumer or other financial presence in Canada. His clients include Canadian, Japanese, Dutch, US and UK banks and trust companies, credit union centrals, finance companies, credit card companies, retail leaders, international money transmitters and global food companies.