Pam Vermeersch is Managing Partner of Gowling WLG’s Hamilton office. Her practice covers all aspects of corporate and commercial law, with a focus on mergers & acquisitions, private equity, restructuring and franchising. Pam has extensive experience in a wide variety of matters, including acting for private and institutional purchasers and vendors in share and asset transfers, advising international clients on how to manage the Canadian aspects of cross-border mergers & acquisitions; negotiating supply, distribution and other commercial agreements on behalf of large manufacturers; and advising multinational organizations on corporate governance matters relating to their Canadian subsidiary. Pam was seconded to a major multinational manufacturing company where she managed various corporate restructurings on behalf of that company and gained valuable insight into the issues facing companies engaged in international commerce. Pam also acts for domestic and foreign franchisors with operations throughout Canada and provides advice on all aspects of their franchise and distribution system. She has been recognized for several years in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory.
Sterigenics International LLC, a sterilization services and a portfolio company of GTCR LLC, a private equity firm based in Chicago, Illinois, acquired Nordion Inc., a provider of products and services to the global health science market.