Paul Collins

Paul Collins Partner

Paul Collins

Education

  • University of Toronto (LL.B. 1992)
  • University of Toronto (Honours B.A. Economics 1989)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1994
Representative Work
  • Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. in the acquisition of all of its outstanding shares by BCE Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement for approximately C$3.9B.
  • Lowe's Companies in its C$3.2B friendly acquisition of Rona Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Québec).
  • Vail Resorts, Inc. in its C$1.4B acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2018 as a Band 1 ranked lawyer in Competition/Antitrust, with clients noting “he knows an unparalleled amount about this area”, and "he provides excellent service to his clients. He's very knowledgeable, has a lot of common sense and is creative in thinking about issues."
  • Chambers Global 2017 as a leading lawyer in Competition/Antitrust.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 as a leading lawyer in Competition Law.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Competition Bureau: Latest Developments and Enforcement Priorities” Canadian’s Institute’s Advertising and Marketing Law Conference, Toronto, January 2014.