Winta Asefaw


 | Calgary

Winta Asefaw (she/her/hers) is an associate in the Business Law Group at Cassels. Winta specializes in mergers and acquisitions, corporate commercial law, and commercial intellectual property law. She assists clients of all sizes across various sectors with a broad range of transactions, corporate structuring, and the negotiation and preparation of commercial contracts. Winta also offers substantial experience in agribusiness, agriculture technologies, and trucking and logistics. She regularly assists clients with understanding and navigating legal intricacies that are specific to these fields.

Winta recognizes that every business is unique, with distinct goals and risk tolerances. She takes a holistic approach to her practice, ensuring that her counsel aligns with her clients’ objectives and considers the inherent risks associated with their ventures. By providing tailored and strategic advice, Winta empowers her clients to make informed decisions, navigate legal complexities, and achieve their desired outcomes while minimizing potential risks. Her legal knowledge, approachable demeanor, and strong advocacy skills make her a valuable asset to any client seeking exceptional legal representation.

Prior to joining Cassels, Winta served as a senior associate in the Calgary office of an international firm.