Wolff Leia carries on a broad and sophisticated mergers and acquisitions practice. We handle a wide range of complex domestic and cross-border transactions, including unsolicited and supported take-over bids as well as business combinations through mergers and plans of arrangement. We also provide counsel in the areas of take-over defence and shareholder activism including requisitioned shareholder meetings and proxy contests.

Our clients include both public and private enterprises in a wide range of industries. We act for financial buyers, such as private equity and venture capital firms, as well as strategic buyers.

In advising on M & A transactions we draw upon our corporate tax experience to deliver comprehensive solutions tailored to the transaction and our clients’ goals.