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Cassels Client, Phil Shaer of Canopy Growth, Announced as Deal Maker of the Year at CGCAs


Phil Shaer (Chief Legal Officer at Canopy Growth Corporation), was declared a winner at this year’s prestigious Canadian General Counsel Awards in the category of “Deal Making.” He was also named a finalist for General Counsel of the Year. Winners were announced at a gala presentation on June 10, 2019, at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto.

The CGCAs are Canada’s only national programme to exclusively recognize excellence in the in-house counsel community. Deal Makers are judged on their creativity, broad technical excellence and having the dexterity necessary to get complex deals successfully completed.

Cassels Brock is proud to work with innovative deal makers like Phil Shaer.

You can learn more about this year’s CGCA winners here