Anthony M.C. Alexander: Lawyer with McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Anthony M.C. Alexander

Toronto,  ON  Canada

Peer Rating

Client Rating

Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials

Practice Areas

  • Class Actions
  • Corporate Commercial Litigation
  • IP Litigation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Hospitality
Mailing AddressSuite 5300, TD Bank Tower, Toronto Dominion Centre, Toronto, ON, M5K 1E6
University Queen's University (B.A., Hons, 1988; M.A., History, 1989)
Law SchoolUniversity of Toronto, LL.B., 1992
Admitted1994, Ontario

Anthony Alexander is a partner in our Litigation Group in Toronto. His broad-based commercial practice focuses on written advocacy and the provision of advice and opinions in the context of complex business disputes, class actions, intellectual property litigation, real property/environmental matters, corporate governance mandates, and financing and acquisition transactions.

Mr. Alexander's recent publications, as author or co-author, include:

· "Cross-Border & Multijurisdiction Class Actions - A Canadian Perspective," in both the 2012 and 2013 editions of the American Bar Association's Annual Review of Developments in Business and Corporate Litigation;

· "The 'Unlawful Means' Element of the Economic Torts: Does a Coherent Approach Lie Beyond Reach?" in The Annual Review of Civil Litigation, 2010 (Carswell);

· "Demand Obligations: Divergence in Provincial Limitation and Prescription Periods" in National Banking Law Review (LexisNexis, 2010); and

· "The Enforcement of Foreign Non-Monetary Judgments in Canadian Courts" (Business Law Quarterly, McCarthy Tétrault, 2007).

Mr. Alexander received his BA (Hons.) in 1988 and his MA in 1989 in history from Queen's University and his LL.B. from the University of Toronto in 1992. He joined McCarthy Tétrault LLP following his call to the Ontario bar in 1994.


Documents by this lawyer on

Subscribe to this feed

The Second Opinion: “Use it or Lose it” — The BCCA Warns Parties to Act Quickly in Response to a Fundamental Breach (or Suffer the Consequences)
Anthony M.C. Alexander, December 17, 2014
A recent ruling of the British Columbia Court of Appeal, A & G Investments Inc. v. 0915630 B.C. Ltd., 2014 BCCA 425, provides a useful primer on the available mechanisms for bringing a contract to an end.

The Second Opinion: “The Class Frequently Abused” — Judge Posner Provides Unvarnished Commentary on Class Proceedings
Anthony M.C. Alexander, November 12, 2014
For the Canadian class actions defence bar — which must occasionally feel disheartened by the unwavering enthusiasm with which our courts have championed class proceedings — the recent ruling in Eubank v. Pella Corporation (7th Cir. June 2, 2014) represents a breath of fresh air from...

The Second Opinion: “Stinky” but not “Fundamental” — The BCCA sets a High Hurdle for Repudiation of a Lease
Anthony M.C. Alexander, June 23, 2014
The contractual doctrine of “fundamental breach” is both doctrinally complex and highly contextual. In Stearman v. Powers, 2013 BCCA 206, the Court concluded that, on the facts before it, a commercial tenant had not been justified in repudiating her lease and walking away from the...

Profile Visibility
#1,503 in weekly profile views out of 17,530 lawyers in Toronto, Ontario
#114,561 in weekly profile views out of 1,648,112 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Anthony M.C. Alexander

66 Wellington Street
TorontoON M5K 1E6


Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now