Nov 16, 2020
Osler is pleased to congratulate Alex Gorka and Chima Ubani for being recognized as 2020 Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40. The Lexpert Rising Stars Awards celebrate the achievements of Canada’s leading lawyers under the age of 40 at the top of their professions.
Alex Gorka is a partner in Osler’s Corporate Group in our Toronto office. Alex regularly acts on Canada’s most high profile and complex transactions, delivering practical advice to private and public companies, private equity sponsors, and special committees on a diverse range of strategic mandates. He has unique specialized expertise and policy interest in conflict of interest transactions, having served as special advisor to the mergers branch of the Ontario Securities Commission.
Chima Ubani is a partner in our Corporate Group in Montréal. Chima’s practice focuses on corporate and securities law with an emphasis on private equity/venture capital fund formations and investments, emerging companies, corporate finance and private mergers and acquisitions. Chima has acted for various private equity and venture capital funds in connection with their structuring and formation.
Both Alex and Chima represent the very best of Osler and were recognized for their contributions to our clients, our community, the legal profession and our people through internal leadership and mentoring.
Lexpert’s Rising Stars Awards acknowledge young leading lawyers from law firms, in house departments, government and academia. Winners are selected by a distinguished Advisory Board, which considers the contributions that nominees make to their firm, company or department, as well as to the profession and larger community.
For further information, visit the Lexpert Rising Stars website.