Jean-François Séguin joins Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP Montréal office as partner

Jean-François Séguin has joined Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP as partner in the firm’s Montreal office. Séguin will join the corporate/commercial group. His practice includes advising high-growth companies and institutional investors on M&A transactions, equity financings, joint ventures and other matters. Séguin also serves as strategic advisor to tech start-ups, helping them raise capital, build administrative functions and expand. “We are happy that Jean-François has returned to the firm after practising with Clifford Chance LLP in Europe and in the Middle East, working as Vice-President for Rothschild in London and acting as Vice-President and General Counsel for Dialogue Technologies. His extensive experience in both major international cross-border transactions and working with emerging companies will be a considerable asset for our clients,” said Éric Bédard, managing partner for the region of Quebec, in a Fasken press release.