Scott T. Spindler


Scott Spindler is a Partner and Practice Group Lead with the Business and Financial Services group at Harrison Pensa. He is also Practice Co-Chair of the firm's Education Law group. With over 30 years of experience working with private and public companies, credit unions and boards of education, Scott has in-depth experience with a wide variety of legal issues.

Scott believes that providing value to clients starts with understanding their needs. He feels that working in a relationship which encourages clients to communicate their objectives fully, helps him to contribute meaningfully to their achievements.

Scott has extensive experience with various matters including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures, partnerships and other co-operative arrangements
  • Reorganizations and succession planning
  • Governance and legal compliance issues
  • Shareholder agreements and disputes
  • Private equity arrangements
  • Stock incentive plans
  • Procurement
  • Distribution arrangements
  • IP licensing

Scott advises businesses in a wide range of industry sectors, including technology, manufacturing, retirement and long-term care facilities (LTC), hospitality, energy,  transportation and agri-business. Scott also provides counsel to school boards and credit unions on governance, regulatory and commercial matters. This breadth of experience contributes to and is the result of Scott’s practical, creative and business-focused approach to his clients’ needs.

Scott is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School and has a bachelor’s degree from McGill University. Scott is a member of the Middlesex Law Association, is Harrison Pensa’s delegate to the London Chamber of Commerce and is on the Institute of Corporate Directors – Southwestern Ontario Chapter Executive.

He is recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada™ for Corporate Law and Education Law.

Assistant: Aaron Gelbard


Business and Financial Services; Education Law; Intellectual Property and Technology