Mikolaj Niski 

Mikolaj Niski

Toronto
Brookfield Place, Suite 4400
181 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3

t: 416.945.8005
e: mikolaj.niski@mcmillan.ca

overview

Mikolaj is an associate in the firm’s Business Law Group. He is building a practice with a focus on assisting domestic and foreign clients with the acquisition and sale of businesses, private equity transactions, corporate reorganization, corporate finance and private placements. In addition, Mikolaj regularly advises clients on corporate governance issues and commercial matters including the review and preparation of complex agreements.

Mikolaj joined McMillan as a summer student in 2015 and completed his articles with the firm in 2017. He received his Juris Doctor from Western Law. While at law school, Mikolaj was an editor of the Western Legal Journal and case manager with the Sport Solution legal clinic.

Mikolaj is fluent in French and Polish.

Representative Matters

  • Represented numerous corporate clients with internal corporate reorganizations. 
  • Represented foreign clients with the establishment of Canadian businesses.  
  • Represented a multinational financial services corporation in its acquisition of a fraud and chargeback solutions provider.
  • Represented a private equity firm in its acquisition of an eClinical solutions & services provider.
  • Represented a consulting and marketing agency in its sale to a multinational professional services company.
  • Represented a leading cruise company in its acquisition of several regional cruise lines.
  • Represented a private equity firm in its investment in a CMMS provider.
  • Represented an international drilling product and service supplier in the acquisition of a drilling company.
  • Represented a real estate investment fund in its investments in residential condominium buildings.
  • Represented a healthcare technology company in its acquisition of an imaging solutions designer and developer.
  • Represented a television media company in its sale to a consortium.
  • Represented a payroll service provider in its sale to a private equity firm.
  • Represented an industrial and specialty services contractor in its sale to a private equity firm.

Publications

Confidentiality Considerations When Choosing a Jurisdiction of Incorporation in Canada
What's Market in Canada, eh? A New Canadian Private Target M&A Deal Points Study
December 10, 2018 – Deadline for Creating Register of Ownership Interests in Land Held by Ontario Corporations
Don't Let the Door Hit Your Bonus on the Way Out: Resignations and Bonus Payments
The Employee Doth Protest the Right Amount: Implementing Changes To Employment Contracts
Representation and Warranties Insurance

Education

  • Western University, Law - 2016
  • Western University, B.A. - 2011

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Ontario bar - 2017

Practices

business law
mergers and acquisitions
private equity
negotiated transactions
private m&a
business formation
corporate governance

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Law Society of Upper Canada

  • Ontario Bar Association

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Mikolaj is an associate in the firm’s Business Law Group. He is building a practice with a focus on assisting domestic and foreign clients with the acquisition and sale of businesses, private equity transactions, corporate reorganization, corporate finance and private placements. In addition, Mikolaj regularly advises clients on corporate governance issues and commercial matters including the review and preparation of complex agreements.

Mikolaj joined McMillan as a summer student in 2015 and completed his articles with the firm in 2017. He received his Juris Doctor from Western Law. While at law school, Mikolaj was an editor of the Western Legal Journal and case manager with the Sport Solution legal clinic.

Mikolaj is fluent in French and Polish.

  • Represented numerous corporate clients with internal corporate reorganizations. 
  • Represented foreign clients with the establishment of Canadian businesses.  
  • Represented a multinational financial services corporation in its acquisition of a fraud and chargeback solutions provider.
  • Represented a private equity firm in its acquisition of an eClinical solutions & services provider.
  • Represented a consulting and marketing agency in its sale to a multinational professional services company.
  • Represented a leading cruise company in its acquisition of several regional cruise lines.
  • Represented a private equity firm in its investment in a CMMS provider.
  • Represented an international drilling product and service supplier in the acquisition of a drilling company.
  • Represented a real estate investment fund in its investments in residential condominium buildings.
  • Represented a healthcare technology company in its acquisition of an imaging solutions designer and developer.
  • Represented a television media company in its sale to a consortium.
  • Represented a payroll service provider in its sale to a private equity firm.
  • Represented an industrial and specialty services contractor in its sale to a private equity firm.