DLA Piper (Canada) LLP welcomes Partner Alex C. Roberts

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is pleased to announce that Alex Roberts has joined the firm as Partner in the Toronto office. Alex has a corporate finance practice with a focus on banking and finance, financial services, project finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and ‎corporate reorganizations and restructurings.‎

Alex has deep experience with multijurisdictional secured and unsecured lending transactions with an emphasis on ‎asset-based lending, acquisition financings, project finance and structured finance. He also acts for clients ‎in numerous acquisitions and divestiture transactions, as well as complex corporate and tax ‎reorganizations and restructurings and plans of arrangement involving both private and public companies ‎and private equity funds.‎ Alex has assisted public and private companies and private equity funds in connection with mergers and ‎acquisitions and corporate reorganization and restructuring transactions. ‎

Alex joins us from a leading global law firm, where he was a partner since 2007.

“We are thrilled to welcome Alex to the Toronto office,” said Robert Seidel, Q.C., Canada Managing Partner. “His impressive background in corporate finance combined with his experience in complex mergers and acquisitions and corporate reorganizations will provide a welcome boost not only to the Finance group but to the firm as a whole.”