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Partner specializing in complex litigation. Practice embraces a broad spectrum of M&A, securities, corporate and commercial disputes, insolvency restructurings, as well as white-collar investigations and defence work. Was a member of BCE Inc.’s legal team in trial and appellate proceedings in the Québec Superior Court, Québec Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada that were decided in favour of BCE (arising from proposed $52 billion privatization of BCE). Regularly consulted on corporate governance and other sensitive matters. Has practised as a foreign lawyer in the United Kingdom. Recognized as a Repeatedly Recommended lawyer for the area of Litigation – Securities in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, as well as a Canadian securities litigation star by Benchmark Canada. Recognized as a Litigation Lawyer to Watch in The Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada. Named one of The 2011 Lexpert® "Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40", as well as a future star by Benchmark Canada. Called to Québec Bar in 1999.