66 Wellington St W, Suite 5300, TD Bank Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2002
Lara Nathans is McCarthy Tétrault LLP’s Industry Strategy Leader and is responsible for leading the firm and its people to understand and align with the unique needs of clients and their industries. In addition, she founded our national Retail & Consumer Markets group, building a full-service, cross-practice industry group that seamlessly supports clients with game changing and day-to-day issues. She is a trusted advisor to consumer-facing companies looking to establish or grow in the Canadian market. She advises global companies entering Canada (whether through M&A, e-commerce, bricks & mortar or a combination) on their market entry strategies and related legal issues, and established businesses on M&A, e-commerce, commercial agreements and retail operations. Lara’s vision for clients’ businesses is based on a thorough understanding of their industries, challenges and opportunities, with the end-goal of helping them achieve success and remain competitive. She received her LLB from Queen’s University in 2001 and was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 2002.