John Lorito

John G. Lorito Partner

John Lorito


  • University of Toronto (LL.B. 1985)
  • University of Western Ontario (Economics 1982)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1987
Representative Work
  • Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board in its C$1B acquisition of Constellation Brands Canada, Inc.
  • Dell EMC as Canadian counsel in the sale of its enterprise content division to OpenText Corp. for US$1.6B.
  • Centerra Gold Inc. in its US$1.1B acquisition of Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. and related financing transactions.
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  • Chambers Canada 2017 as a leading lawyer in Tax Law.
  • Chambers Global 2017 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Tax, with clients noting “his breadth of his expertise and the versatility of his practice”.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Tax, Derivative Instruments, and Investment Funds & Asset Management – Investment Funds and Investment Funds & Asset Management: Tax Aspects.
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