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Kirk Rauliuk

Partner

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Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.849.6018
Fax:   416.979.1234

Kirk is a partner in a business law group and the Technology Group at Goodmans.  He practises corporate and securities law with a particular focus on cross-border merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions. 

Kirk advises public, private and multinational companies and their investors on domestic and cross-border M&A, divestitures, going-private transactions, as well as public and private debt and equity financings and corporate governance matters. Kirk has also advised clients on corporate finance and M&A transactions involving early and later stage technology companies. Kirk advises clients from various jurisdictions and across various industries.

REPRESENTATIVE WORK

Kirk’s representative work includes acting for:
 

  • Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited in its acquisition of Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada Company from Coca-Cola Refreshments USA, Inc., a subsidiary of The Coca-Cola Company
  • one of Canada’s leading alternative asset management companies in connection with its sale to a leading independent asset management firm (both companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange)
  • a leading North American provider of SaaS-based customer engagement software in connection with its sale to a U.S. private equity firm
  • a leading North American and European water, coffee, tea, extract and filtration solution service provider in connection with its acquisition of a Canadian bottled water company from a Canadian private equity firm and secondary share offering
  • a Canadian manufacturer of baked goods with a significant Canadian pension fund shareholder in connection with its sale to a U.S. private equity firm
  • a Netherlands-based fashion company in connection with an M&A transaction to establish its wholesale and retail operations across Canada
  • a leading Canadian independent, financial services firm in connection with its acquisition of U.K. wealth management firms
  • a U.S.-based company operating North America’s largest marketing/buying group for construction and industrial supplies in connection with the expansion of its business in Canada
  • a Canadian developer of advanced microsystems in connection with its Series A preferred share private placement involving Canadian and U.S. venture capital firms
  • a Canadian REIT with a portfolio of U.S. industrial properties in connection with its initial public offering and subsequent follow-on offerings to finance acquisitions
     
Education Osgoode Hall Law School (LL.B., 2004)
Simon Fraser University (BBA, 2000)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association

Year of Call

2005 Ontario