Torys is the leading law firm for Canadian and U.S. private equity transactions, advising Canada's most recognized and most active private equity funds and pension funds on their investment activities in this asset class. We provide an experienced and sophisticated one-firm solution for cross-border investment, tax, regulatory and other matters.
Our firm has a long history in private equity, having acted on some of the earliest private equity transactions in Canada and the U.S. Since then, our team of lawyers has grown and developed with the industry. We have represented our private equity clients in establishing their funds and on their public and private direct transactions across industries. We have worked closely alongside our pension fund, foreign sovereign wealth fund and other institutional investor clients in their private markets investment activities, advising on fund investments, separately managed accounts, joint ventures, secondary acquisitions and divestitures, passive and active co-investments and direct transactions. We have advised on transactions and funds in Canada, the U.S., and globally.
With a close-knit team dedicated to private equity transactions and an active deal flow, we provide exceptional counsel that draws both on our long history in the industry and our familiarity with market terms and industry trends.