BA (Hon)(Queen’s), LLB (Dalhousie), of the Bar of Ontario
Tara D’Andrea is General Counsel of Abacus Private Equity, an independent investment firm that has been acquiring Canadian corporations for more than a decade. Tara advises Abacus principally on mergers and acquisitions, but also on general corporate matters, corporate governance, joint ventures and financing transactions.
Prior to joining Abacus, Tara was a partner with McMillan LLP, practicing Corporate/Commercial law with an emphasis on negotiated merger and acquisition transactions, corporate reorganizations, private equity, shareholder agreements, strategic alliances and complex commercial arrangements.
Tara graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario and obtained her LLB from Dalhousie University in Halifax. Tara was called to the Ontario Bar in 2000.