Michael Zackheim

Toronto: 416.865.8218
Fax 416.865.7380


JD, 2005
University of Toronto
BA Honours (With Distinction), 2002
University of Toronto

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2006


Michael’s practice focuses on capital markets and securities law matters, with deep expertise on securities regulation and corporate finance matters. Michael routinely acts for issuers and securities dealers in public and private equity and debt financings across multiple industry sectors, including numerous IPOs. Michael also possesses market-leading expertise in advising REITs and other prominent real estate entities in respect of all of their capital markets activities. In addition, Michael advises Canadian reporting issuers in various industry sectors on regulatory compliance matters, including listings (both domestic and cross-border), governance and disclosure issues.

Representative Work

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Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in REITs (2018-2021)

IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms—Highly regarded in capital markets: debt and equity (2016-2021)

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in corporate finance & securities (2017-2021)


Professional Involvement

Michael is a co-chair of Torys’ Student Committee.