Peter Castiel is a partner in the Montréal office of Stikeman Elliott in the Corporate Commercial Group and is a member of the firm’s Partnership Board. Mr. Castiel’s practice primarily focuses on cross border mergers and acquisitions and financings. Mr. Castiel has extensive expertise in advising private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds and leading public and private companies in connection with acquisitions, divestitures and investments. Recognized in: The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and leveraged buyouts and private equity; Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business 2016 as a leading lawyer in corporate/commercial – Québec. He was named 2016 Montréal Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law Lawyer of the Year by The Best Lawyers. Admitted to the Québec Bar in 1993.