Karrin's practice focuses on corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and related party transactions for companies in a variety of industries. Karrin has represented both issuers and investment banks in a variety of public offerings for debt and equity. She does ongoing corporate and securities work for a number of clients, including companies in the Brookfield group. Karrin has been involved in more than 60 debt and equity offerings for the Brookfield group of companies totalling over C$20 billion. Karrin is the former managing partner of Torys' New York office and a former member of Torys’ Executive Committee.
Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in corporate/commercial, Ontario (2020)
Chambers Global—Leading lawyer in corporate/M&A (2014-2015) and up and coming lawyer in corporate/M&A (2013)
The Legal 500 Canada—Leading lawyer in international expertise (2019)
IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms—Highly regarded lawyer in capital markets (2008-2020)
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in corporate law (2006-2020) and project finance law (2011)
The Lexpert/American Lawyer’s Guide to the leading 500 Lawyers in Canada—One of Canada’s 40 corporate lawyers to watch (2006)
The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in corporate finance & securities, corporate commercial law, mergers & acquisitions (2011-2019); Up-and-coming practitioner in corporate finance (2006)
Who’s Who Legal—Leading Canadian lawyer in capital markets (2014-2015)
Which Lawyer?—Recognized lawyer in capital markets: debt and equity (2010-2012)
Practical Law Company’s Cross-border Capital Markets Handbook—Recommended leading practitioner (2007-2008)
Named a BTI Client Service All-Star by BTI Consulting Group's annual worldwide survey of leading corporate counsel. BTI Client Service All-Stars are identified solely and exclusively by corporate counsel (2016).
Expert Guides’ Women in Business Law—Leading lawyer in capital markets (2014)
Memberships and Affiliations
Karrin was a member of the Soulpepper Theatre Company (2011-2014).