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Andrew Irwin

Andrew Irwin

Associate, Emerging and High Growth Companies

Contact Information

tel: 416-862-4602



Bar Admission

Ontario (2016)


Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D.

Schulich School of Business, M.B.A. (Dean’s Honour List)

Queen’s University, B.Sc.H. (Honours with distinction)


Andrew is an associate in Osler’s Emerging and High Growth Companies group in the Toronto office. His practice focuses on advising technology companies at all stages, as well as the venture capital firms and strategic investors that finance those companies. Andrew has extensive experience advising on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities, and general corporate matters.

He completed the J.D./M.B.A. program at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business. Prior to law school, Andrew obtained his Bachelor of Science (Honours) from Queen’s University where his fourth-year research was published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Andrew joined the firm as a summer student in 2014, completed his articles with the firm in 2015-2016 and returned as an associate in 2016.

  • Bookmark Your Life

    Bookmark Your Life in its strategic partnership with Moneris

  • Q4 Inc.

    Q4 Inc. in its strategic alliance with S&P Global Market Intelligence

  • ScribbleLive

    ScribbleLive in its acquisition by Rock Content

  • Collage

    Collage in its acquisition by People Corporation

  • Drop Technologies Inc.

    Drop Technologies Inc. in $44 million Series B round of capital financing

  • Nudge Rewards Inc.

    Nudge Rewards Inc. in its US$9.3 million financing round

  • BlueDot Inc.

    BlueDot in its US$7 million Series A financing round

  • Flybits

    Flybits in its USD$35 million venture financing

  • Xanadu Quantum Technologies Inc.

    Xanadu Quantum Technologies Inc. raises $32 million Series A for Quantum Cloud Computing Platform.

  • Borrowell Inc.

    Borrowell Inc. in its $20 million Series B financing

  • Togetherwork Holdings

    Togetherwork in its acquisition of UnionWare

  • InnerSpace

    InnerSpace in its $3.2 million Seed financing

  • Georgian Partners

    Georgian Partners in its investment in Influitive

  • in its Equity Investment from TELUS Ventures

  • SnapTravel

    SnapTravel in its $28 million Series A financing

  • Blue J Legal

    Blue J Legal in its US$7 million Series A financing

  • Drop

    Drop in its acquisition of Canopy Labs

  • and Real Ventures in its Financing Round of US$30 million

  • iNovia

    iNovia Capital in Careguide's $6 million Series A financing

  • ChefHero

    ChefHero in its Series A Financing round

  • Resson

    Resson in its $14 million Series C financing

  • Xanadu

    Xanadu in its $9 million Seed financing

  • ThoughtWire

    ThoughtWire in its combined Series A and debt financing of $20 million

  • Drop

    Drop in its US$21 million Series A financing

  • Borrowell Inc.

    Borrowell Inc. in connection with its $12 million Series A round of financing led by Portag3 Ventures LP, Equitable Bank and White Star Capital and $45 million in new credit facilities provided by Concentra and FirstOntario Credit Union

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  • Ontario Graduate Scholarship
  • Goodmans LLP Award
  • JD/MBA Joint Student Association Award
  • Dennis Starritt MBA Award
  • Mark S. Orlan Award
  • Schulich Dean’s Entrance Award

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