Lorne Segal is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office. He practises in the areas of M&A, restructuring & insolvency, private equity, banking and finance, and corporate commercial law. He represents public and private companies of all sizes, combining strong technical skills with a practical approach and sound business judgment. In the areas of M&A, corporate commercial, and private equity, Lorne has expertise in various sectors, including defence, security, aerospace, tech, life sciences, food & agriculture, telecommunications, retail, manufacturing, mining, distribution, pharma, recycling, software, textiles, telemarketing, and financial services. He also represents domestic and foreign banks, insurance companies, merchant banks, private equity, and venture capitalists in mid-market and larger transactions. In the area of restructuring & insolvency, Lorne represents creditors, debtors, investors, and trustees/receivers. His expertise includes distressed M&A. He completed a four-year term as Gowlings’ Firm Managing Partner, Internal, and as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He also previously served on the firm’s Board of Trustees. In his management role, Lorne led the deal that created Gowling WLG, combining Gowlings with UK-based Wragge Lawrence Graham.
Year Called to the Bar:
Corporate Commercial Law
Insolvency & Financial Restructuring - Financial Restructuring
Mergers & Acquisitions