Andrew Cohen is a member of our Business Law Group and focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions. However, in response to the needs of his clients, he has acquired significant expertise in a wide range of commercial matters, including shareholder agreements and disputes, licensing and distribution agreements, gaming, lending and security arrangements, sports law and information technology.

Andrew is a member of the Bars of the provinces of Quebec and Ontario and is, therefore, able to provide advice in matters related to both jurisdictions. In addition, he has acted as lead counsel in a number of multijurisdictional transactions involving companies located in the United States, Mexico and Europe. Andrew has acted as an officer or director of several subsidiaries of multinational companies doing business in Canada. Andrew also sat on the Board of Directors of the TSX-listed Canadian fashion retailer, Le Chateau Inc., where he acted as Chair of its Governance Committee.

Andrew is AV® PreeminentTM Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer review rating awarded to a lawyer for his legal skills and sense of ethics.

In 2017, Andrew was named “Dealmaker of the Year – M&A Legal Advisor” by the M&A Club Canada.

Andrew is also recognized as a leading lawyer by Best Lawyers in Canada (in Mergers and Acquisitions) and by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (in Corporate Commercial Law).