Partner in the Corporate Group, whose practice is focused primarily in the 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: Chambers Canada 2018 in corporate/commercial – Québec; IFLR1000 2018 in banking; The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in corporate, M&A and securities; and Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada 2017 in Corporate Finance & Securities and M&A. Member of the Canadian Bar Association and former member of the Advisory Committee to the Chair of the Autorité des marchés financiers. Québec Bar (1987).