Partner and member of the Corporate Commercial Group. His practice is focused primarily in the areas of securities law and M&A. Assignments have included counsel to corporate and income fund issuers, and to underwriters in the context of public offerings and private placements in Canada and abroad; counsel to Crown corporations in connection with privatizations and public offerings; to public corporations in connection with corporate finance, governance and securities law matters; to sponsors and managers in connection with private investment funds; and to purchasers and sellers in connection with Canadian and international public and private acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures. Experienced in international tender offers and privatizations. Notably recognized in: The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 in the corporate, M&A and securities law; Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2016; Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business 2016; Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada 2016, Corporate Finance & Securities and M&A; and IFLR1000's Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms 2016. Named Montréal Securities Law Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in Canada 2016. Admitted to the Québec Bar (1987).