Douglass Dawson

Douglass Dawson

Associate, Corporate

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tel: 416.862.6722



Douglass is an experienced associate who regularly advises both public and private companies on complex transactions and initiatives with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, strategic transactions and other general corporate matters.

Douglass completed her J.D. at Queen’s University in 2014. She previously obtained her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Art History from Queen’s University, after which she worked in the marketing and event departments of the Canadian Football League. Douglass joined the firm as a summer student in 2013 and completed her articles with the firm in 2014-2015. 

  • Dream Industrial REIT

    Dream Industrial REIT in its $5.9 billion acquisition, in partnership with a leading global sovereign wealth fund, of Summit Industrial Income REIT

  • LifeWorks

    LifeWorks in its $2.9 billion acquisition by TELUS

  • Koch Real Estate Investments

    Koch Real Estate Investments in connection with its preferred equity financing of the Canderel-led $5.7 billion acquisition of Cominar REIT

  • Chorus Aviation

    Chorus Aviation in Air Canada’s $97.3 million investment and CPA extension

  • Morgan Stanley

    Morgan Stanley in its acquisition of Solium Capital for $1.1 billion

  • Constellation Brands

    Constellation Brands in its $5.1 billion strategic investment in and partnership with Canopy Growth Corporation

  • Constellation Brands

    Constellation Brands in its strategic investment and minority stake in Canopy Growth Corporation.

  • Blackstone Property Partners

    Blackstone Property Partners in its acquisition of Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust for $3.8 billion


    RSM US LLP in the launch of RSM Canada

  • Purpose Investments Inc.

    Purpose Investments Inc. in its acquisition of LOGiQ Asset Management for approximately $32 million

  • South West Calgary Ring Road P3 Project

    Acted for the preferred proponent for the $1.42 billion South West Calgary Ring Road P3 project

  • TELUS Corp.

    TELUS in its $225 million green bond financing

  • A TSX-listed Canadian retailer on the sale of its gas bar business

    Magna International Inc. in the sale of its global fluid pressures and controls business to South Korean automotive parts maker Hanon Systems for US$1.23 billion

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

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