Debbie Wang is an associate in the mergers and acquisitions group. Debbie has experience representing public and private companies, financial institutions and investors in a broad range of transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, financings and other strategic transactions, as well as advising on general corporate and commercial matters.

Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Debbie was an associate at a leading Canadian law firm and an international law firm in New York. 


  • Represented Pfizer Inc. in its:
    • $11.6 billion acquisition of Biohaven Pharmaceuticals
    • $6.7 billion acquisition of Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 
  • Represented Medtronic plc in its $1.1 billion acquisition of Intersect ENT, Inc.  
  • Represented Detour Gold Corporation in the C$4.9B acquisition of all of its issued and outstanding common shares by Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd.*
  • Represented Discount Car and Truck Rentals Ltd. in its sale to Enterprise Rent-A-Car Canada Company.*
  • Represented Alacer Gold Corp. in its $5B at-market merger of equals with SSR Mining Inc.*
  • Represented various public company and financial institution clients with capital markets transactions.*
  • Represented private equity and pension funds on M&A and other strategic transactions.*
  • Advised public company clients on continuous disclosure and corporate governance matters.*

*Experience prior to Ropes & Gray

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