Simon Romano

Simon A. Romano Partner

Simon Romano
Representative Work
  • The design and launch (by IPO) of Canada's Special Purpose Acquisition Corporations, as well as a number of their qualifying acquisitions.
  • ING Summit Industrial Fund LP in the C$2B sale by its limited partners to a joint venture company formed by KingSett Capital Inc. and Alberta Investment Management Corp.
  • Verizon in one of the largest secondary offerings in Canadian history, with Verizon selling its approximate 21% stake in Telus for gross proceeds of over C$2.2B.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2018 as a leading lawyer in Corporate/Commercial - Ontario, with clients noting he is “a jack of all trades and a master of M&A, structured products and capital markets".
  • Chambers Global 2017 as a leading lawyer in Corporate/M&A.
  • International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms 2017 as a leading lawyer in Capital Markets, Private Equity & Venture Capital, M&A, and Investment Funds.
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Speaking Engagements
  • Law Society of Upper Canada’s Annual Securities Conference, (program co-chair), 2012-2016.