Michael Kilby

Michael Kilby Partner

Michael Kilby


  • University of Toronto (J.D. 2005)
  • University of Toronto (M.A. Economics 2005)
  • McMaster University (B.Arts.Sc. 2002)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2006
Representative Work
  • Hasbro, Inc. in its all-cash C$5.3B acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of Entertainment One Ltd.
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation in its C$4.35B acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada Limited and the U.S. portion of the Cochin Pipeline system.
  • Marriott International, Inc., as Canadian counsel, in its US$13B acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Competition/Antitrust.
  • Chambers Global 2020 as a leading lawyer in Competition/Antitrust.
  • Global Competition Review’s GCR 100 2019 as a recognized lawyer in Stikeman Elliott’s “elite” Competition Group.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Cross Border M&A – Can’t Get No Relief: The Growing Limits on Foreign Investment”, American Bar Association, Business Law Section Spring Meeting 2019, Vancouver, March 2019 (panellist).
  • Canada’s National Security Review”, Dealmaker Quarterly, The Deal, Q3 2018 (interview).
  • “What Can You Say About Cannabis?”, Stikeman Elliott client seminar, Toronto, July 2018 (presenter).
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