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Michael Innes

Toronto, Canada Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Capital Markets: Debt & Equity
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Capital Markets: Debt & Equity - Canada

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Michael Innes is considered "a very thoughtful advocate" by sources, who state: "You know that he knows all the technical answers and that he's going to get it right." He routinely acts for leading Canadian underwriters and companies on high-value debt offerings.
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Michael is a partner and co-chair of Osler’s Capital Markets Group, is chair of the Firm’s Audit Committee and is a former member of the Firm’s Partnership Board. He has been nationally and internationally recognized as a leading capital markets and cross-border corporate lawyer in Canada.

Michael’s practice focuses on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and general corporate matters. He has advised clients in transactions involving the private placement and public offering of debt and equity securities, take-over bids, plans of arrangement, private equity fund formations and leveraged buy-outs. He has also advised various pension funds in their investment activities and various private equity funds in connection with their formation and investment activities.

Career

Practised corporate law in Boston from 1998-1999 and 2000-2004, returning to Canada in 2004. Co-Chair of the Capital Markets Group (2015-current); Elected member of the Firm’s Partnership Board (2015-2019); Chair of the Firm’s Audit Committee (2018-current).

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Canadian Bar Association, Law Society of Ontario, Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers

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University of Toronto, LL.B.

University of Waterloo, B.A.Sc. (Hons)

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Michael Innes

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