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Deandra L. Schubert

BUREAU

Toronto

TÉLÉPHONE

416-601-8126

ADRESSE ÉLECTRONIQUE

dschubert@mccarthy.ca

CARTE VIRTUELLE

FACULTÉ DE DROIT

Université de Western Ontario

ADMISSION AU BARREAU

Ontario, 2010




Biographie


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Deandra Schubert is an associate in our Business Law Group in Toronto. Ms. Schubert’s practice focuses on public and private mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and shareholder activism, capital markets and general corporate matters.

Ms. Schubert recently completed a nine-month secondment to Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited where she was involved in a number of mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance transactions, including the initial public offering of Fairfax India Holdings Corporation. Ms. Schubert’s other recent experience includes acting for:

  • Fairfax Financial Holdings in connection with its acquisition of a majority shareholding of Temple Street Productions,
  • Bouygues Energies & Services in connection with its acquisition of a majority shareholding of Plan Group,
  • Direct Energy on the sale of its Ontario home services business,
  • Torstar Corporation in connection with its sale of Harlequin Enterprises to a subsidiary of News Corp.,
  • Partners REIT in connection with its defence of Orange Capital’s proxy contest,
  • Mattel on its acquisition of Mega Brands,
  • Fairfax Financial Holdings in connection with its lead investment in a $1.25 billion convertible debt financing of BlackBerry, and
  • Rio Tinto on certain transactions involving Turquoise Hill Resources (formerly Ivanhoe Mines) including in connection with a US$2.4 billion rights offering by Turquoise Hill.

Ms. Schubert is an active contributor to the firm’s M&A blog, Canadian Mergers and Acquisitions Perspectives, and is a member of the Young Professionals Committee of the Toronto Region Board of Trade.

Ms. Schubert received her B.Comm. from the University of Toronto, her JD (with Distinction) from the University of Western Ontario and her MBA from the Ivey School of Business, graduating from the combined JD/MBA program in 2009. Ms. Schubert earned a place on the Dean's Honour List in each year of the combined program and received a number of awards for academic excellence. She was awarded the Gold Medal for the highest standing in the JD/MBA program.

Ms. Schubert was called to the Ontario bar in 2010. She is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association.

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