Andre Garber is the firm’s Director of the Startup & Emerging Company Services group. Andre maintains a broad corporate law practice, advising venture capital firms and emerging and high growth companies across Canada. Andre is a recognized leader in Ontario’s technology ecosystem and a tireless advocate for clients. Andre is also passionate about innovative technology and service offerings that are reshaping the global legal industry.
Prior to joining the firm, Andre founded the Canada Startup Program of a global law firm, and has advised companies throughout their lifecycle from formation to exit. Andre has cultivated relationships with emerging growth companies and venture capital investors from around the world. Andre often acts as the go-to external counsel for all legal matters around the world.
Andre has also acted as a strategic advisor to venture capital funds focused on investing in legal tech startups. Andre regularly speaks at legal technology conferences and events.
Andre also serves as a founding board member of Skate to Great, a charity designed with the mission of providing every child in Canada the opportunity to skate, regardless of their economic or physical circumstances.