Year called to the Bar:
Partner in the Corporate/Commercial Law Group with significant experience in a wide range of corporate and securities transaction with a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests and corporate finance transactions. Assignments have included acting as counsel to issuers and underwriters in public offerings and private placements. He advised on numerous take-over bids and going-private transactions of publicly listed issuers. He advises on corporate governance matters as well. During 2004, Mr. Leduc practised law in Stikeman Elliott's London office. He is a member of the office's Student and Stagiaire Committee, as well as the Business Development Committee. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association. He has written and spoken extensively in his areas of expertise including: duties of Directors and Officers, corporate governance, corporate law and securities law. Called to the Québec Bar in 1999.