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Torys LLP

Matthew W Cockburn

Toronto, Canada Canada Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Corporate/Commercial , Private Equity: Buyouts
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Corporate/Commercial - Ontario

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Firm managing partner Matthew Cockburn advises clients on significant M&A and leveraged buyout transactions, with a key focus on the private equity space. Sources note: "He has great judgement and a lot of experience," adding that he is "very responsive."
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Private Equity: Buyouts - Nationwide - Canada

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Matthew Cockburn was appointed managing partner of the firm in April 2020. He maintains a distinguished reputation in private equity, having overseen a number of noteworthy deals, and sources highlight him as "fantastic - he's extremely practical and focuses on commercial details." His recent work includes assisting the CPP Investment Board with its CAD200 million minority investment in Premium Brands.
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Practises corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and private equity. Acts for a wide variety of private equity firms and pension funds, advising on all aspects of their investment activities. Advised on public takeover bids, plans of arrangement, and private acquisitions and divestitures. Significant experience in the corporate finance area, advising issuers and underwriters on public and private offerings of debt and equity securities. Experience spans the full spectrum from advising on early-stage investments to multi-billion dollar acquisitions.

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Matthew W Cockburn

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