Kate M. McGrann
Kate M. McGrann
(416) 217-0850
(416) 217-0220
179 John St, Suite 800, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2008
Kate's litigation practice includes complex corporate/commercial, professional discipline, public law, employment, fraud, and defamation issues. She maintains a significant focus on securities regulation, acting regularly on investigations and proceedings before the OSC, IIROC, and the MFDA. In 2021, Kate received the Lexpert Rising Star Award as one of Canada's leading lawyers under the age of 40. She is also ranked by Lexpert® as a leading Securities Litigation Lawyer. In 2020/21, Kate was co-lead counsel to the COVID-19 Long-Term Care Commission, which investigated deaths from the virus in long-term care homes. Prior to that, she was lead inquiry counsel on the Town of Collingwood Judicial Inquiry. In 2017–18, Kate acted as senior enforcement counsel at the OSC on a secondment. In that role, she represented Staff of the Commission in numerous enforcement matters, including prosecuting allegations of unregistered trading, illegal distributions, and fraud, and advising on confidential investigations. She acted for Staff in a significant joint hearing before the Commission and the Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan involving the interpretation of a newly adopted takeover bid regime and its applicability to a contested takeover in the cannabis industry.
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