Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

Corporate/Commercial Department

Ontario
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What the team is known for A dominant force in Canadian mining with a strong base in Toronto. Also advises on M&A transactions in the wider resources sector and offers notable experience of cross-border work. Industry expertise also encompasses technology and gaming, as well as a growing presence in the cannabis industry. The firm acts for a range of clients from multinational mining majors to small and medium-sized Canadian businesses.

Strengths Interviewees note: "The team has a strong practice in securities and mining transactions."

Work highlights Acted for Canopy Growth on its USD3.4 billion acquisition of Acreage Holdings.

Notable practitioners


Jeffrey Roy
is "very strong technically" and possesses experience in a broad range of corporate matters including M&A and take-private transactions within the mining and oil and gas sectors.


Paul Stein
has a wide-ranging practice encompassing M&A and securities transactions. His impressive experience includes a particular emphasis on transactions arising within the mining industry.