Will Shaw


Bay Adelaide Centre
333 Bay Street, Suite 2400
P.O. Box 20
Toronto, ON M5H 2T6


Will Shaw is an associate in the Business Law Department in the firm's Toronto office. He is engaged in a broad corporate/commercial practice with a focus on securities law and mergers and acquisitions.

Will has been involved in a variety of transactions including share purchase transactions, asset purchase transactions, takeover bids, equity financings, debt financings, structured products, debt restructurings and public private partnerships. Will has also worked for a broad range of clients including securities underwriters, private equity firms, energy companies, construction companies, mining companies, closed-end investment funds, technology companies and health sciences companies.

Will is a member of the firm’s Start-Up & Entrepreneurial Services team, advising start-up companies and early stage entrepreneurs in a number of areas, including financings, acquisitions and corporate governance.

Will summered with the firm in 2009 and was seconded to Sony Music Canada. In 2010/11, he articled with the firm and joined as an associate in 2011.


  • JD, University of Victoria, 2010
  • BA, University of Victoria, 2006, History

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