Dajena Pechersky

Associate

Dajena Pechersky

Dajena Pechersky

Associate

Bar Admissions
  • Ontario, 2018

Dajena is developing a broad practice in all areas of competition law and foreign investment review.

She acts on a range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, cartel investigations, misleading advertising and other regulatory matters. Dajena works with clients in a wide range of industries, including retail, commercial real estate, construction and engineering, mining, consumer products and financial services.

Dajena Pechersky

Associate

Dajena is developing a broad practice in all areas of competition law and foreign investment review.

She acts on a range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, cartel investigations, misleading advertising and other regulatory matters. Dajena works with clients in a wide range of industries, including retail, commercial real estate, construction and engineering, mining, consumer products and financial services.

Plenary Americas

Acting for Plenary Americas, a leading investor, developer and operator of public infrastructure in North America, in its sale to Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.

Xplornet Communications Inc.

Acting for Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's largest rural-focused broadband service provider, in its sale to Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners.

Brand Industrial Services, Inc.

Acting for BrandSafway, a global leader providing a broad range of solutions to the industrial, commercial and infrastructure markets, in its acquisition of AGF Access Group, Inc.

Total System Services Inc. (TSYS)

Acted for Total System Services Inc. (TSYS), a leading global payments provider, on competition matters related to its US$26-billion merger of equals with Global Payments Inc., to create a global technology-enabled payments company.

Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

Acted for Cadillac Fairview in its acquisition from First Gulf and its partners of one of the largest planned commercial developments in Canada, the 38-acre East Harbour project in downtown Toronto.

Blackstone Property Partners

Acted for an affiliate of Blackstone Property Partners in its joint venture with Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc., to acquire the 1.45 million-square-foot Bentall Centre office and retail complex in Vancouver.

Barrick Gold Corporation

Acted for Barrick Gold Corporation in its historic joint venture with Newmont Goldcorp Corporation, which combined their respective mining operations, assets, reserves and talent in Nevada to create the world's largest gold complex.

Kinepolis Group NV

Acted for Kinepolis Group NV in its $123-million acquisition of Landmark Cinemas Canada LP, Canada's second-largest movie theatre exhibition company.

Bulletin

Canada’s New Competition Commissioner Announces Aggressive Enforcement Plans

June 17, 2019 - Last month, Canada’s newly appointed Commissioner of Competition, Matthew Boswell, promised to prioritize more aggressive competition law in Canada. In his first speech since he was appointed to the position for a five-year term, as well as in subsequent interviews and public pronouncements, the...

Speaking Engagement

Algorithms: Challenges and Opportunities for Antitrust Compliance, co-author

Dec. 12, 2018 - Compliance and Ethics Spotlight (American Bar Association)
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Schulich School of Business—Heather L. Main Memorial Scholarship

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2018

Education

Osgoode Hall Law School, JD, 2017
Schulich School of Business, York University, MBA (with Distinction), 2017

Dajena is developing a broad practice in all areas of competition law and foreign investment review.

She acts on a range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, cartel investigations, misleading advertising and other regulatory matters. Dajena works with clients in a wide range of industries, including retail, commercial real estate, construction and engineering, mining, consumer products and financial services.

Plenary Americas

Acting for Plenary Americas, a leading investor, developer and operator of public infrastructure in North America, in its sale to Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.

Xplornet Communications Inc.

Acting for Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's largest rural-focused broadband service provider, in its sale to Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners.

Brand Industrial Services, Inc.

Acting for BrandSafway, a global leader providing a broad range of solutions to the industrial, commercial and infrastructure markets, in its acquisition of AGF Access Group, Inc.

Total System Services Inc. (TSYS)

Acted for Total System Services Inc. (TSYS), a leading global payments provider, on competition matters related to its US$26-billion merger of equals with Global Payments Inc., to create a global technology-enabled payments company.

Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

Acted for Cadillac Fairview in its acquisition from First Gulf and its partners of one of the largest planned commercial developments in Canada, the 38-acre East Harbour project in downtown Toronto.

Blackstone Property Partners

Acted for an affiliate of Blackstone Property Partners in its joint venture with Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc., to acquire the 1.45 million-square-foot Bentall Centre office and retail complex in Vancouver.

Barrick Gold Corporation

Acted for Barrick Gold Corporation in its historic joint venture with Newmont Goldcorp Corporation, which combined their respective mining operations, assets, reserves and talent in Nevada to create the world's largest gold complex.

Kinepolis Group NV

Acted for Kinepolis Group NV in its $123-million acquisition of Landmark Cinemas Canada LP, Canada's second-largest movie theatre exhibition company.

Bulletin

Canada’s New Competition Commissioner Announces Aggressive Enforcement Plans

June 17, 2019 - Last month, Canada’s newly appointed Commissioner of Competition, Matthew Boswell, promised to prioritize more aggressive competition law in Canada. In his first speech since he was appointed to the position for a five-year term, as well as in subsequent interviews and public pronouncements, the...

Speaking Engagement

Algorithms: Challenges and Opportunities for Antitrust Compliance, co-author

Dec. 12, 2018 - Compliance and Ethics Spotlight (American Bar Association)
Download this article.

Schulich School of Business—Heather L. Main Memorial Scholarship

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2018

Education

Osgoode Hall Law School, JD, 2017
Schulich School of Business, York University, MBA (with Distinction), 2017