Stephen Pike is one of Gowlings' managing partners. Stephen and Lorne Segal, along with the Firm's chair, R. Scott Jolliffe, and the chief operating officer, Sharon Mitchell, comprise the Firm's Executive Committee.
Stephen's practice is concentrated in the corporate and commercial area, providing business law advice and negotiating contracts on a wide range of matters involving Canadian and foreign corporations participating in all the facets of the consumer products and consumer services sectors, both on an ongoing basis and for specific transactions and initiatives, including marketing, advertising, licensing, manufacturing, product distribution, credit and legal, regulatory and corporate law compliance matters.
Stephen has advised numerous American and international businesses establishing new operations in Canada and in respect of ongoing Canadian operations. He acts as counsel to Canadian and foreign companies in connection with a broad range of corporate and commercial transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings and reorganizations.