Calvin Leung  


Executive Summary

​Calvin Leung focuses on business and corporate commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, technology law and venture capital. He advises and assists international and domestic clients on a wide range of issues, including acquisitions and sales of private businesses, capital investments, outsourcing arrangements, strategic alliances, technology, distribution, development and licensing, information technology, and e-commerce issues. Calvin serves clients in various industry sectors, including information technology, telecommunications, media, retail, manufacturing, financial services, health care, pharmaceuticals, and professional services, among others.

Representative Work

  • Represented Cycle Capital and Desjardins-Innovatech in their participation to a $38.8M series B financing lead by TPG Alternative and Renewable Technologies (TPG ART) in Inocucor Corporation.
  • Represented QuintilesIMS in connection with its acquisition of Privacy Analytics Incorporated, a leader in technology solutions for de-identifying and anonymizing healthcare information.
  • Represented Bell Media in the acquisition of Metromedia from Cogeco.
  • Represented Teralys Capital, a fund manager financing private venture capital funds, in the context of their investments in White Star Capital Canada Limited Partnership, Persistence Capital Partners II, L.P., Sofinnova Capital VIII and Versant Venture Capital VI, L.P.
  • Represented Fonds de Solidarité FTQ in respect of a VC investment in Kaloom Inc. (Montreal/Silicon Valley software venture).
  • Represented BDC Capital (Growth and Transition) on investments in Budge Studios.
  • Represented AdGear Technologies and its shareholders in the sale to Samsung Electronics (adtech).
  • Represented CelluForce (joint venture between Domtar and FPInnovations) in the context of Schlumberger's equity investment and  SDTC (Sustainable Development Technology Canada) funding.
  • Represented Birks Group in the sale of its Corporate Sales Division to Rideau Recognition Solutions.
  • Represented Cycle Capital and Desjardins-Innovatech for VC investment rounds in Airex Energy.
  • Represented Fonds de Solidarité FTQ, Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins and Fondaction CSN in connection with their joint acquisition of door and window manufacturer Atis Group Inc. from Ohio-based private equity fund Cyprium Partners.
  • Represented Marketel-McCann and its majority shareholders in the sale to McCann Canada (media/advertising).