Partner in BLG’s Securities & Capital Markets Group based in Montréal. Practises exclusively in securities and corporate commercial law with particular expertise in advising investment funds, including pooled funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, mutual funds and closed-end funds and their investment fund managers and advisors, on issues of fund formation, regulatory compliance, governance issues, compliance policies and manuals, investment restrictions and the registration of firms and their representatives. Also advises public and private companies on mergers & acquisitions transactions, public and private financings and other commercial transactions. Acts for domestic, as well as foreign, fund managers. Regularly gives presentations at conferences and seminars on governance and securities law issues.