David E. Woollcombe

McCarthy Tétrault LLP

66 Wellington St W, Suite 5300, TD Bank Twr
Toronto, ON M5K 1E6
Phone: (416) 601-7555
Fax: (416) 868-0673
E-mail: [email protected]

Partner in the firm’s Business Law Group in Toronto office with a focus on M&A transactions. Recently represented: Wells Fargo on the sale of its direct leasing business to TD Bank (pending); Centrica on the sale of Direct Energy to NRG; Cineworld Group plc on its proposed acquisition of Cineplex; Metso Corporation on its acquisition of McCloskey International; CIBC on its credit card loyalty program with Air Canada and participation in the consortium for the purchase of Aimia Canada; the Special Committee of Loblaw Companies in connection with the spin-out of its interest in Choice Properties REIT; and NextEra on the sale of a portfolio of renewable energy assets to CPPIB. Extensive corporate finance experience, having acted for issuers and investment dealers in a wide variety of cross-border and domestic public offerings and private placements. Listed in Chambers Global for expertise in Corporate/M&A; The Best Lawyers in Canada in the areas of corporate, M&A, and securities law; International Financial Law Review for expertise in M&A; International Who’s Who Legal as a leading expert in M&A; and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory for expertise in M&A, private equity, and corporate finance. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1991. Also serves as the firm’s General Counsel.

Year Called to the Bar:1991 (ON)
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