LAWYERS / CATHERINE MERRETT

CATHERINE MERRETT

Partner

403.571.8010
cmerrett@tinglemerrett.com

Cathy Good Merrett is one of the original partners of TingleMerrett LLP and has been practicing corporate commercial law for more than 20 years.

The majority of Cathy’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions in the insurance industry and private equity transactions and structuring in the agri-business sector.

Cathy acts for a number of large corporations, venture capital funds, banks and institutional investors.  She has assisted in the set up and organization of a number of private equity funds in Canada and has significant experience structuring and completing a wide variety of mergers and acquisitions and various exit structures and strategies.

Cathy has experience in acting for both vendors and purchasers of a variety of businesses and entities relating to acquisitions, divestitures, reorganizations and re-capitalizations.

Cathy attended the University of Alberta, Faculty of Arts (English), following which she obtained early admission to the Faculty of Law.  She obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Alberta, and then articled and practiced for several years at the Calgary office of a large national law firm, prior to joining TingleMerrett, LLP.

In the past, Cathy has been one of the instructors of a corporate finance course at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Law, has taught the Business Section of the Alberta Bar Admission Course and occasionally guest lectures at the University of Calgary Law school.

Cathy is a past director of the YWCA of Calgary and also advises several not-for-profit community organizations.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Member, Calgary Bar Association
Member, Law Society of Alberta

CALL DATE

Alberta, 1993

EDUCATION

1992 University of Alberta (LL.B.)