Search for:

Matthew Grant

Matthew Grant is a member of Baker McKenzie's North America Corporate & Securities Group. Matthew focuses his practice on a variety of transactional matters and corporate governance advice. Matthew previously spent 10 years with the Firm before leaving to act as Senior Corporate Counsel (Securities) for one of the largest dual listed issuers in Canada. Matthew has worked in the London office of Baker McKenzie and, as a law student, he completed a work term at the Ontario Securities Commission in the Market Regulation Department. He returned to Baker McKenzie in 2018.

In this type of market environment, one or more of the following scenarios may apply: The target needs to consummate a sale quickly because the target’s cash resources are dwindling. The buyer wonders whether the distressed sale and “melting ice cube” asset valuation increase its exposure to claims from the…