Joel Binder

Joel E. Binder Partner

Joel Binder


  • University of Toronto (LL.B. 1989)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1991
Representative Work
  • Scotia Capital Inc. and a syndicate of agents in connection with the establishment of a C$600M “at-the-market” equity program for Emera Incorporated.
  • Cara Operations Limited in its acquisitions of Group St-Hubert, Original Joe’s Franchise Group Inc. and New York Fries.
  • U.S. private equity fund Sentinel Capital Partners in its acquisitions of Altima Dental Centres, The Luminaires Group and Hollander Sleep Products and in connection with its sale of Spinrite Yarn.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Investment Funds.
  • International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms 2019 as Highly Regarded in Capital Markets: Debt, Capital Markets: Equity and Mergers and Acquisitions.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Commercial Law, Corporate Finance & Securities, Corporate Mid-Market, Investment Funds & Asset Management, Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity.
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