A partner advising on complex and high-profile cross-border and domestic mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity, venture capital, financing and other commercial matters. Sébastien acts for private and public companies, institutional investors and investment funds across diverse industries, including retail, technology, manufacturing, real estate, infrastructure and energy. Sébastien has acted as lead counsel and adviser for strategic and financial buyers, on a number of significant M&A transactions in Canada and abroad involving complex business and regulatory issues. He has significant experience representing sponsors, managers and investors in relation to private equity and venture capital funds, joint ventures and other investment structures, including on the structuring and governance of such vehicles. Sébastien also led a number of large financing transactions in Canada and the US, including syndicated, cross-border and acquisition financings. Select Recognition: IFLR1000; The Legal 500 Canada; Lexpert® Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Energy Lawyers; The Best Lawyers in Canada’s Montréal Energy Law Lawyer of the Year 2018 and Montréal Private Funds Law Lawyer of the Year 2020; Who’s Who Legal.