Partner in the Corporate Commercial Group. Practice is focused in areas of securities law and M&A. Assignments have included counsel to corporate and income fund issuers; underwriters in the context of public offerings and private placements in Canada and abroad; Crown corporations in connection with privatizations and public offerings; public corporations in connection with corporate finance, governance and securities law matters; sponsors and managers in connection with private investment funds; and purchasers and sellers in connection with Canadian and international public and private M&A and joint ventures. Experienced in international tender offers and privatizations. Named the Best Lawyers' 2016 Montréal Securities Law Lawyer of the Year. Recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada 2016 in corporate, M&A and securities law; IFLR1000: Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms 2016 in corporate and M&A; The 2016 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Chambers Global 2015 in Corporate/Commercial – Québec; and the Lexpert® 2015 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. Member of the Canadian Bar Association and of the Advisory Committee to the Chair of the Autorité des marchés financiers. Québec Bar (1987).