Sophie Courtois

Sophie Courtois

Associate
Toronto: 416.865.8132
Fax 416.865.7380

Education

BCL/LLB, 2011
McGill University
BA (First Class Honours), 2007
Dalhousie University

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2013

Overview

Sophie's practice focuses primarily on M&A and private equity. She works closely with the firm’s lawyers to ensure they are across the latest M&A and private equity developments both in Canada and the U.S. Sophie also researches and tracks market practice in public and private company M&A. She has represented clients in a variety of corporate transactions, including public and private M&A deals, other business reorganizations and corporate finance matters.

Sophie has experience working as a corporate associate in Torys’ Toronto office.

Sophie is fluent in French and proficient in Spanish.

Representative Work

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Professional Involvement

Sophie has recently been involved in representing:

  • Brookfield Property Partners in its acquisition of a US$1.4 billion additional interest in General Growth Properties
  • GDF SUEZ Canada Inc. in its C$2.5 billion sale of 680 MW Canadian renewable generation portfolio to Mitsui & Co. Ltd. and a consortium led by Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc., including a large-scale reorganization; two equity divestitures representing 60% of the portfolio; and the placement of C$1.6 billion of non-recourse debt financing on wind and solar assets located in Ontario, British Columbia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island
  • Bank of Montreal in its offerings of non-principal protected notes

Community

During law school, Sophie volunteered at the McGill Legal Information Clinic and was a tutorial leader for a civil obligations course.