Samantha Horn

Samantha Horn Partner

Samantha Horn


  • Queen's University (LL.B. 1991)
  • Queen’s University (B.A. Economics 1988)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1993
Representative Work
  • OMERS Private Equity in its acquisitions of Give & Go Prepared Foods, Maxxam Analytics, CBI Group of Companies, Marketwired L.P. and in its disposition of Maxxam to Bureau Veritas and of Marketwired to Nasdaq.
  • Carters, Havas North America, HD Supply, Berry Plastics and other U.S. companies in reorganizations, cross border acquisitions and dispositions and various matters.
  • Quickplay Media in various financings, acquisitions and in its disposition to Madison Dearborn and its subsequent disposition to AT&T.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a Band 1 ranked lawyer in Private Equity: Buyouts.
  • Chambers Global 2019 as a leading lawyer in Private Equity: Buyouts.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Commercial Law, Corporate Mid-Market, Corporate Finance and Securities, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Private Equity.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “The Annotated Shareholder Agreement”, Law Society of Ontario, Toronto, September 2018 (chair).
  • Spotlight on Board Diversity, Stikeman Elliott CLE Seminar, January 2017, (co-moderator).
  • Deal Trends Seminars for Canadian Women in Private Equity and the Canadian Venture Capital Association, 2016 and 2017. 
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