McCarthy Tétrault Strengthens Tech M&A Practice with the Addition of Robert Anton

McCarthy Tétrault is pleased to welcome Robert Anton as a partner to its Business Law Group in Toronto. Robert’s practice focuses on the areas of M&A and capital markets, with an emphasis on tech M&A.

A trusted advisor strongly invested in his clients’ success, Robert brings extensive cross-border expertise in guiding clients on complex, transformational deals and deals integral to the growth of their business. Robert advises public and venture-backed companies on a wide range of matters, including buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions including stock and asset deals, special purpose acquisition company deals and acquihires. He also regularly advises clients on governance and other private equity and venture capital issues.

Focused on delivering significant client value and timely results, Robert will help to drive transactions for leading-edge and technology clients and further strengthen McCarthy Tétrault’s tech M&A practice, while contributing to U.S. market initiatives. With comprehensive knowledge of the complexities of cross-border transactions, he provides clients strategic guidance for doing business in Canada.

“Robert’s insight into the tech M&A sector and cross-border transaction expertise will be of great benefit to our clients,” said Éric Gosselin, partner and Practice Group Leader of McCarthy Tétrault’s Business Law Group. “Robert understands the industry trends and business drivers affecting tech transactions and provides clients with practical and strategic solutions that enable them to achieve their goals. His entrepreneurial spirit and experience in advising clients across a wide range of industries — on both sides of the border — are a perfect complement to our leading M&A Group. We are thrilled to have him join our Firm.” 

With expertise in the industries that matter most to the global business landscape, McCarthy Tétrault’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group has the proven experience to get deals done. Comprising some of the most talented transactional lawyers in Canada, our team brings the right combination of seasoned expertise and youthful energy to our clients’ most sophisticated and important deals and projects. Ranked in both Chambers Canada and Global, our M&A Group specializes in advising clients on the largest and most innovative domestic and international deals. We have knowledge and expertise in every type of M&A transaction and we have played a principal role acting for every type of transaction participant. Learn more about our Mergers & Acquisitions Group.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The Firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London, U.K.

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the Firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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