Dilara Alpli is an associate in our Business Law Group in Toronto. She maintains a general business law practice that involves advising on public and private mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, reorganizations and corporate governance and ongoing securities law requirements, including continuous disclosure matters. Dilara also has experience with corporate finance (debt and equity) and general corporate matters across a variety of industries. Dilara recently completed a secondment in the Firm’s New York office, where she focused on Canada/U.S. cross-border M&A transactions, providing Canadian corporate advice to clients acquiring assets or conducting business in Canada. In 2018, Dilara completed a two-month secondment working with the legal team at OMERS Capital Markets.
Dilara graduated with distinction in obtaining a combined JD/HBA degree with Western University’s Faculty of Law and the Richard Ivey School of Business. After her first year of law school, Dilara was selected for the McCarthy Tétrault Business Law Internship and spent the summer working with the legal team at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. While in law school, Dilara was on the Dean’s Honour List and worked with the Western Business Law Clinic. At business school, Dilara was a writer and editor for the Ivey Business Review and was a member of the Women in Management and Academic Integrity Committees.
Dilara was called to the Ontario Bar in 2018 and is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and Ontario Bar Association.