Stephen D. McKersie Partner

Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2000 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 416-862-4461

Fax: +1 416-863-3461


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Primary office:  Toronto

Stephen D. McKersie

Stephen McKersie is a partner in the Toronto office of Gowling WLG and is a member of the firm’s Business Law Group. Stephen practises in the areas of corporate, commercial and securities law with a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, debt and equity financing and commercial contract negotiations for Canadian and international corporations with a presence in Canada. He acts for clients in a diverse range of industry sectors, including manufacturing, technology, beverage and alcohol, payments, gaming, telecommunications, pharmaceutical, automotive, insurance and advertising.

Stephen is the relationship partner for a number of major corporate clients and is the national leader of the firm’s U.S. Initiative, which is responsible for enhancing the firm’s relationships with clients, organizations and law firms in the United States.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2018

  • 2017

  • 2016

  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2015
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2014
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2014
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2013
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013
  • 2012

    • Rankings & Awards
      July 2012
      Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2012
  • 2000

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 1998

    • Education
      Queen's University, LLB
  • 1995

    • Education
      University of Guelph, B.Comm.


  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Computer Law Association