Stuart Carruthers

Stuart S. Carruthers Partner

Stuart Carruthers
Representative Work
  • Canadian Medical Association in the C$2.6B sale of MD Financial Management to Scotiabank, including the entering into of a 10-year affinity agreement between CMA and Scotiabank.
  • Desjardins Financial Corporation Inc. in its C$775M sale of Western Life Assurance Company and Western Financial Group Inc. to Trimont Financial Ltd., a subsidiary of The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company.
  • Ed Broking Holdings (London) Limited in its sale of Creechurch International Underwriters Limited to Beazley plc.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a Band 1 ranked lawyer in Insurance: Transactional & Regulatory.
  • International Financial Law Review’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms 2019 as a Market Leader in Financial Services Regulatory.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Financial Institutions Regulation: Ontario, and Mergers & Acquisitions.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Warranty/indemnity insurance – M&A trends”, IBA Insurance Committee, Insurance - A guide to a changing legal landscape, London, England, March 2019.
  • “The Changing Regulatory Environment—Challenges, Risks, and Opportunities”, The Canadian Association of Financial Institutions in Insurance, annual members’ luncheon, Toronto, February 2019.
  • “Emerging Regulatory Issues”, Insurance Bureau of Canada, IBC’s 18th Annual Regulatory Affairs Symposium, Toronto, November 2018 (panellist).
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