Robert M. Stewart

Partner | Toronto


Portrait of Robert M.  Stewart

Miller Thomson partners on first federally-funded social impact bond

On October 28, 2016, Canada’s Minister of Health, the Honourable Jane Philpott MP, along with Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (“HSFC”) and MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, announced Canada’s first ever federally-funded social impact bond (“SIB”). A SIB is...


Tenth edition of Sale of a Business published

The 10th edition of Sale of a Business by Jennifer Babe, a partner in the Banking and Financial Services Group in Miller Thomson’s Toronto office, is now in print.  One of Canada’s leading commercial law practitioners, Babe has authored this...


Miller Thomson IT lawyers participate at Agri Investment Forum

Practitioners from the firm’s CleanTech, MTech and Information Technology groups will be on hand to support the annual Agri Investment Forum, taking place on June 26, 2013, at the Delta Chelsea Hotel. The Forum promotes constructive deal flow between Canadian...


The firm acted for Rakuten in respect of a highly public and complex $315 million acquisition of all of the shares of Kobo Inc.

The Miller Thomson team that acted for Rakuten Inc. (JASDAQ:4755) included the following: Beryl Green, Steve Wesfield, Jason Rosen, Steven Oh,  Joe Marin, Mara Banack and David Carter (corporate), Andrew Roman (regulatory), Bob Stewart (securities), Lyne Gaulin (tax), Lisa Goodfellow...