Alex Schmitt’s practice covers a variety of areas of corporate and commercial law, with a focus on insolvency and restructuring, public and private mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and energy and securities law. Mr. Schmitt joined our Toronto office as a summer student in 2011 and as an articling student in 2012 and 2013.
While in law school, Mr. Schmitt was a senior editor of the Osgoode Hall Law Journal, and worked as a project director for the International Legal Partnership. Prior to joining us, Mr. Schmitt served as a legal analyst at Legal Aid of Cambodia, working on issues of illegal land grabbing and natural resources policy.
J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School, 2012
B.A.(Hons), Queen’s University, 2009
Rankings and recognitions
- Gowling LaFleur Henderson LLP Prize in Climate Change Law
Memberships and activities
- Canadian Bar Association
- Ontario Bar Association
- Law Society of Upper Canada
The high (and rising) cost of complex commercial litigation proceedings remains one of the defining features of litigation in Ontario, and across Canada more broadly..
October 23, 2018
As of October 17, 2014, the period for transitioning to the new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act will expire..
October 06, 2014