Matthew Tevlin*

Tel: 416 777 5401 Fax: 1 888 497 8650
*Legal services provided through M. Tevlin Professional Corporation


Matt chairs our Business Law Group. His practice involves all areas of corporate law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and cross-border transactions. Matt provides counsel on complex transactions, as well as day-to-day activities for a wide range of clients, including private equity firms, merchant banks, venture capital firms, banks and other financial services firms, as well as developers, manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and IT, BPO and pharmaceutical companies.

Matt has significant experience in corporate finance, including share and asset acquisitions and dispositions, debt and equity financings, corporate reorganizations, management buyouts and private equity sponsored deals. He provides strategic and legal advice in all matters related to general corporate governance and shareholder disputes.

For recommendations, see Matt's LinkedIn page.

Best Lawyers Award Badge


Lexpert Ranked Badge  - 2020



Awards & Recognition

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada© - Corporate Law (2017 — present)
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory - Corporate Mid-Market (2020)
  • Chambers Canada Guide - Corporate/Commercial (2021)


  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Venture Capital Association
  • Ontario Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Top Fundraiser, United Way Stairclimb
  • Ride to Conquer Cancer
  • Fundraiser, SickKids Foundation

Publications & Presentations

Presentation Nov 18, 2014

Crossing the Finish Line

M & A Trends for Private Companies and their Shareholders, Torkin Manes Annual Business Law Seminar
Newsletter Apr 1, 2011

Motivating employees: There is another way

Torkin Manes Focus - Spring 2011
Newsletter Jan 1, 2010

Organizing Your Businesses

Torkin Manes Focus on Business Law