Donna Spagnolo is a partner in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Donna practices corporate law with an emphasis on securities law, particularly in connection with the investment management industry; financial services regulatory matters, particularly in connection with the insurance industry; and general commercial law, particularly in connection with regulated entities.
Donna advises industry participants in their day-to-day and their extraordinary activities and focuses on the regulatory compliance and governance issues facing participants in the investment management industry and the insurance industry. Donna has advised in connection with the creation of new products, including providing advice regarding regulatory obstacles and other legal matters required to be resolved for product launch. Donna has also advised in connection with mergers and acquisitions and divestitures in the highly regulated insurance and investment management industries.