For acquiror Maple Group Acquisition Corp. (Toronto)
Senior vice presidentgroup head of legal and business affairs Sharon Pel, director of regulatory affairs Deanna Dobrowsky, and Nicole Rosenberg.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg:
M&A/Securities: Steven Harris, Peter Hong, Vincent Mercier, Philippe Rousseau, and associates Matthew Hawkins and Matthew Himel. Competition: Anita Banicevic and John Bodrug. Tax: Christopher Anderson and Elie Roth. Financial services: Derek Vesey. (They are in Toronto.)
Corporate finance/M&A: Garth Girvan and Graham Gow. Business law: Matthew Cumming, Ian Michael, Sean Sadler, and associates Leslie Milroy and Paulina Tam. Competition: Oliver Borgers and Donald Houston. Financial services: Richard Higa. Tax: Mario Abriou, Douglas Cannon, and Andrew Silverman. Litigation: Erica Baron, Eric Block, and Paul Steep. Intellectual property: counsel Ian Bies. Labor and employment: associate Daniel Pugen. (All are in Toronto.) McCarthy Tétrault says it was retained by certain shareholders of Maple for its expertise in M&A deals.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon:
M&A: Navin Joneja. Competition: Calvin Goldman, Deborah Salzberger, and associate David Rosner. (They are in Toronto.)