Justin Dharamdial

As a partner in Osler’s Emerging and High Growth Companies group, Justin’s practice focuses on the representation of companies at all stages, as well as the venture capital firms, growth equity and private equity funds that finance them and the strategic acquirers who buy them.

Justin has a wide range of experience with mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities, corporate governance, and general corporate matters. His clients have included Wealthsimple, Clearco, 7Shifts, BenchSci, Deep Genomics, Kepler, and Waabi.


Representative Work

  • Waabi

    Waabi in its raising of US$200 million in a Series B Financing Round

  • Hootsuite

    Hootsuite in its acquisition of Talkwalker

  • Brim Financial

    Brim Financial in its securing of $85 million Series C financing round

  • Mistral Venture Partners

    Mistal Venture Partners in connection with Armilla AI’s $4.5 million seed funding round

  • AfterSell

    AfterSell in its business combination with Rokt.

  • Contractor Compliance

    Contractor Compliance in its acquisition by VelocityEHS

  • BKR Capital

    BKR Capital in connection with Woveo’s raising of $2.3 million of seed financing

  • American Academy Holdings LLC

    American Academy Holdings LLC in its acquisition of Semantic Health

  • Arteria AI

    Arteria AI in its $46 million Series B financing round

  • Properly

    Properly in its business combination with Pine

  • Ten Key Labs

    Ten Key Labs in its raising of $10.5 million in Seed financing

  • Voiceflow Inc.

    Voiceflow Inc. in its raising of US$15 million

  • Solink

    Solink in its raising of US$60 million in a Series C funding round

  • Passage

    Passage in its $40 million Seed financing round

  • Finni Health

    Finni Health in its raising of $3.2 million of seed funding

  • BenchSci

    BenchSci in its $95 million Series D Financing round

  • Super.com

    Super.com in its raising of US$85 million Series C financing

  • Kepler Communications Inc.

    Kepler Communications in its raising of US$92 million in a Series C funding round

  • Nulogy

    Nulogy in its receiving of $20 million in financing

  • Clinify

    Clinify Inc. in its $2 million of seed funding

  • MoonPay

    MoonPay in its acquisition of Nightshift

  • Waabi Innovation Inc.

    Waabi Innovation Inc. in connection with Volvo Group Venture Capital AB’s investment

  • Winterlight Labs

    Winterlight Labs in its £7.0 million business combination with Cambridge Cognition Holdings plc

  • OTI Lumionics

    OTI Lumionics in its $55 million Series B financing

  • Properly Inc.

    Properly Inc. in its $36 million financing round

Latest Insights

  • Webinar Dec 1, 2022

    Women in Emerging and High Growth Companies Leadership Series: Women in AI SaaS session

    In our final session of 2022 in our female-focused series, Justin Dharamdial and Jennifer Humphrey, a Partner, and Associate in our...

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    Women in Emerging and High Growth Companies Leadership Series: Women in AI SaaS session
  • Osler Update Jan 8, 2018

    Securities regulators referee the Aurora hostile bid for CanniMed

    On December 22, 2017, the Ontario Securities Commission (the OSC) and the FCAAS made an order cease trading the shareholder rights plan adopted by...

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  • Blog Oct 25, 2016

    Significant corporate governance changes in proposed amendments to the Canada Business Corporations Act

    On September 28, 2016, the Canadian federal government introduced Bill C-25: An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act et al. The proposed...

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  • Osler Update Oct 24, 2016

    Significant corporate governance changes in proposed amendments to the Canada Business Corporations Act

    The Canadian federal government recently introduced Bill C-25: An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act et al. The proposed amendments...

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Awards and Recognition

  • Best Lawyers: Recognized as “One to Watch” in Securities Law

Media Mentions

  • Osler News Nov 23, 2022

    Osler clients ranked on Deloitte’s 2022 Technology Fast 50

    23 of Osler’s clients have been ranked on Deloitte’s 2022 Technology Fast 50 program

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  • Osler News Feb 14, 2022

    Osler welcomes 17 new partners and 2 new counsel in 2022

    Osler is proud to announce the addition of 17 new partners and two new counsel across our offices in Toronto, Montréal, Calgary, Ottawa and...

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Credentials

Education

  • Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D.
  • Queen’s University, B.Comm. (Honours)

Languages

  • English

Professional Affiliations

  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association