John Macfarlane

John Macfarlane


John Macfarlane
Contact Information

John Macfarlane


T 416.865.6620

F 416.865.6636



Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B., 1965
University of Toronto, B.Comm., 1961
Bar Admission

Ontario, 1967
About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

In the area of government finance, John Macfarlane acts for underwriters and governments in public and private, domestic and international debt financing. He is an expert who advises provincial governments as well as regional and local governments. He regularly advises on legislation governing debt financing.

His practice in the private sector extends to debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, and securities compliance work.


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Professional Involvement
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Ontario Bar Association