Stefan Politano is an associate in the Business Law Group at Cassels. Stefan’s practice focuses on corporate and securities transactions including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, reverse takeovers, private placements and public offerings of equity and debt securities. He also assists clients with the preparation and negotiation of commercial agreements and corporate documents. In addition, Stefan advises directors, management and shareholders in the context of day-to-day corporate governance matters, securities regulatory compliance, continuous disclosure obligations of public issuers and management fiduciary duties. Before joining Cassels as an associate, Stefan served as legal counsel for a global construction company that specializes in major infrastructure projects.
Stefan previously articled with the real estate investment arm of one of Canada’s largest public pension funds, having rotated through the pension’s infrastructure and private equity groups and also completed a secondment to a leading full-service firm at their Toronto office.
Stefan completed his J.D. at Osgoode Hall Law School in 2016. Prior to law school, Stefan obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree in Business Management from the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University.