Partner who specializes in commercial, corporate and securities law, advising large domestic and international corporations on complex questions concerning finance, mergers & acquisitions and corporate governance. Named Montréal Securities Law Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in Canada 2017. He is included in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 in the corporate law, mergers & acquisitions and securities law sectors; Lexpert® 2016 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Corporate Finance & Securities, Mergers and Acquisitions; Lexpert® Special Edition: Canada's Leading Corporate Lawyers, June 2016; the 2016 Chambers Global's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers for Business as a leading practitioner in the corporate and M&A sector; the 2012 PLC Which Lawyer? as recommended in corporate/M&A and PLC's M&A Multi-Jurisdictional Guide 2012/2013; the International Who's Who of Merger & Acquisition Lawyers 2013; and in the 2006 Lexpert® Guide to the 100 Most Creative Lawyers in Canada. He was recognized as having the highest rating ("AV") under the Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings. Member of Boards of Directors of public and private corporations. He is a member of the Québec Bar (1978) and the Alberta Bar (1982).