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Matthew Tevlin

Tel: 416 777 5401  Fax: 1 888 497 8650

Matthew chairs our Business Law Group. His practice involves providing counsel on transactions, as well as day-to-day activities for a wide range of clients, including banks and other financial services firms, venture capital firms, private equity/merchant banks, developers, manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and IT, BPO and pharmaceutical companies.

His corporate experience includes the successful completion of numerous complex transactions, including share and asset acquisitions and dispositions, debt and equity financings, corporate reorganizations, management buyouts and private equity-sponsored deals. He provides sound advice in all matters related to general corporate governance and shareholder disputes.

Matt also acts as counsel to major banks, other financial institutions, original equipment manufacturers and borrowers in matters related to bank financing and secured lending.

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  • The Best Lawyers in Canada© - Corporate Law (2017 — present)
  • Crossing the Finish Line

    M & A Trends for Private Companies and their Shareholders, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • Motivating employees: There is another way

    Torkin Manes Focus - Spring 2011

  • Managing Relationships: the most important component of successful business development

    PM Forum Canada

  • Organizing Your Businesses

    Torkin Manes Focus on Business Law

  • Thinking Outside the 'Corporate' Box - Management Buyout or Private Equity?

    Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar

  • American-style litigation comes north of the border: Should employers be concerned?

    Torkin Manes Focus - Fall 2007

  • New Consumer Protection Act

    Journal of Automotive Arts, November/December 2006

  • Applying for Trademark Protection is More Important than Ever

    Journal of Automotive Arts, September/October, 2006

  • Privacy of Personal Information: The Issue of the Decade

    Journal of Automotive Arts, January/February 2006

  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Venture Capital Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Top Fundraiser, United Way Stairclimb
  • Ride to Conquer Cancer
  • Fundraiser, SickKids Foundation


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  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 1998


  • LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, 1996
  • B.A. (Honours), York University, 1993