Colin Ground


 | Toronto

Colin Ground is a partner at Cassels and serves as Chair of the firm’s Infrastructure Group. Colin practises in the areas of project finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, corporate finance and commercial law. His practice involves financings and mergers and acquisitions with both public and private companies. Colin provides legal advice on a wide range of corporate, commercial, project finance and transactional matters and regularly acts as lead counsel on M&A transactions, private equity transactions and infrastructure deals in Canada and in a cross-border context. In addition, he advises sponsors and institutional investors in structuring, negotiating and investing in private equity, venture capital and infrastructure funds. Colin has a Certificate in Carbon Finance from the University of Toronto’s Centre for Environment.

Colin’s representative work includes having acted for:

  • Best Lawyers in Canada (Mergers & Acquisitions)
  • “Pragmatic and business-oriented.” – The Legal 500 Canada (Infrastructure)
  • LL.B., Dalhousie University, 1999
  • B.A.A. (Journalism), Ryerson University, 1996
  • B.A. (Hons), Western University, 1994
  • Ontario, 2001
  • American Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association
  • Ontario Bar Association