Our special situations team, comprised of experienced lawyers in multiple disciplines, regularly advises issuers, board of directors, shareholders and other stakeholders on various shareholder activism and defence mandates, including strategic decision-making, internal corporate governance, business practices and the composition of management. We assist our clients with developing unique strategies to overcome complex issues and maximize shareholder value.
We can help you in numerous aspects of shareholder activism, including:
As Garfinkle Biderman’s practice has evolved, commercial lending has become one of our most important practice areas. We represent a wide variety of lenders and borrowers on a diverse range of secured lending transactions, including bi-lateral lending, syndicated lending, asset-based lending, subordinated debt financing and acquisition financing.
At Garfinkle Biderman, our litigation team represents clients in disputes across all manners of diverse practice areas and lines of business. Our lawyers have acted at all levels of Court in Ontario and many Tribunals, solving legal problems and obtaining results for our clients in complex and challenging business and personal matters.
Our M&A team, comprised of experienced lawyers, brings a wide breadth of expertise in complex domestic and cross-border transactions, including unsolicited and supported takeover bids and business combinations through both mergers and plans of arrangement, to help our clients achieve their objectives in a timely, responsive and cost-effective manner.