Stephen H. Halperin

Goodmans LLP

333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7
Phone: (416) 597-4115
Fax: (416) 979-1234
E-mail: [email protected]

Counsel after more than 30 years as a 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 Third Party ABCP Restructuring (2007–09). Highest ranking for past 17 years for corporate/M&A by Chambers. Selected three times as Toronto Corporate Lawyer of the Year (most recently in 2019), selected four times as Toronto Corporate Governance Lawyer of the Year (including for 2018), and selected as Toronto M&A Lawyer of the Year in 2017 by The Best Lawyers in Canada. Named by Euromoney as one of the Top 30 Leading Capital Markets, M&A/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 7 Most Highly Regarded North American M&A Practitioners. Director of Cott Corporation. 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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