Yosef Adler is chair of Minden Gross LLP’s Private Equity and Mergers and Acquisitions group and a partner in its Business Law group. He collaborates with businesses, owner-operators, executives, entrepreneurs, and start-ups to solve problems in all stages of the growth process. His industry expertise includes media and technology, SMEs, and start-ups. Yosef successfully navigates mergers and acquisitions, maximizing the positive effect of corporate reorganizations, arranging equity and debt financing, advising on shareholder disputes, and structuring and negotiating business transactions. He counsels purchasers and vendors in local, national, and international mergers and acquisitions. He also advises businesses and private equity firms on how to most effectively acquire or divest businesses. His business expertise enables him to draft and negotiate optimal terms of agreement and deal structures. He implements succession plans and assists potential target companies in organizing and marketing themselves for acquisition. Yosef is a 2018 Lexpert Rising Star: Leading Lawyer Under 40. He is a member of the CVCA and ACG and a graduate of York University’s Osgoode Hall Law School and Schulich School of Business combined LLB/MBA program. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 2007.