Sheldon is a partner and has a leading practice in M&A, corporate finance and securities law. He is known for his regular involvement in high-profile transactions and expertise in corporate governance. He is placed in the top tier of his peers in terms of executing complex, high-profile private and public M&A transactions with deep experience in contested matters, including shareholder activism mandates. He is particularly accomplished in structuring and implementing cross-border transactions. He has a strong corporate and securities law practice with significant expertise in completing a wide range of multi-faceted transactions acting on behalf of both issuers and underwriters in IPOs and subsequent offerings. He also has built a substantial general corporate practice, advising various clients on issues ranging from formation to shareholder disputes and liquidity events. Sheldon is recognized as a leading lawyer by The Best Lawyers in Canada in the areas of M&A, private equity, leveraged buyouts, securities and corporate law; and by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for M&A, Corporate Finance & Securities. He is a past member of the Securities Advisory Committee (SAC) of the Ontario Securities Commission.