Michael Caruso is a partner based in Toronto practicing corporate and business law, with a focus on cross-border M&A, private equity, corporate finance, diligence insurance, venture capital and other complex transactions. He is highly regarded for his legal and business acumen in Canada and the United States.

Michael’s practice covers a wide range of industries (including financial services, and technology and innovation, gaming, and cannabis) and he serves various clients including leading Canadian, US, and foreign public, private, and multinational companies, banks, underwriters and private equity firms. He also has extensive experience in a variety of corporate finance and commercial matters, including private offerings, restructurings, reorganizations, joint ventures, debt and equity financings, corporate governance matters, and technology collaboration and licensing matters.

Michael is recognized as a leading practitioner in Canada, and is a regular speaker on corporate and M&A transaction insurance topics.

Michael has served in a number of senior leadership and management roles throughout his career, and has previously served on boards of directors for public, private and not-for-profit entities.