Matt Murphy joins Northleaf Capital Partners as Legal Counsel

Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Matt Murphy has joined our firm as Legal Counsel, based in our Toronto office. In this role, Matt participates in all aspects of Northleaf’s private markets investment activities, working closely with individual deal teams and external legal counsel to review, structure and complete investments. Matt is also involved in the legal and structuring elements of Northleaf’s investor relations, business development and fund formation activities, as well as compliance and corporate matters.

Prior to joining Northleaf in 2017, Matt was an Associate at Torys LLP, where he focused on corporate and securities law with an emphasis on private equity and private fund formation, representing a number of  Canada’s leading institutional investors and private fund managers, including Northleaf, in connection with their private markets transactions. Matt received both a Bachelor of Arts (Dean’s Honour List) and a Bachelor of Science from Queen’s University and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Dalhousie University.