Mario Nigro

Mario Nigro Partner

Mario Nigro


  • McGill University (LL.B./B.C.L. 2000)
  • University of Western Ontario (M.A. 1996)
  • University of Western Ontario (B.Ed. 1995)
  • University of Toronto (B.A. 1993)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2002
Representative Work
  • An affiliate of a leading Canadian Private Equity firm in its acquisition of an agrifood business.
  • An affiliate of a U.S. private equity firm its first Canadian acquisition acquiring one of North America’s leading manufacturers of kayaks and watersports equipment, as well as storage and outdoor furniture products.
  • An affiliate of a leading U.S. private equity firm in the purchase of one of Canada's largest producers, distributors and marketers of branded food for the Canadian retail market and sale of that company to a U.S. agrifood giant.
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  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2018 as a leading lawyer in Private Equity, and Corporate Mid-Market.
  • Lexpert/ROB Special Edition: Canada's Leading Energy Lawyers, September 2018.
Speaking Engagements
  • "How to Build the Best Exit Team (& What it will Cost)”, Business Transitions Forum, Toronto, May 2017, (panellist).
  • “The CETA accord and the new opportunities for trade between Canada and Italy”, Milan, Italy, May 2017, (speaker).
  • “Private Equity Mid-Market M&A Trends and Opportunities," ACG Toronto, Toronto, February 2017 and May 2016, (moderator).
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