Jean M. Gagné specializes in commercial and business law, with a focus on mergers, acquisitions, public and private financings in the mining industry and the negotiation of major commercial contracts related to this area. Jean M. has extensive experience in financing transactions and other important operations related to businesses in the mining sector. An expert in the field, Jean M. helps clients implement all legal steps governing the construction of major mining projects in Canada and internationally. Jean M. takes a multidisciplinary approach and has played a key role in several major projects in Québec and elsewhere, including negotiating a number of cooperation agreements with First Nations. Over the course of his practice, he has also developed expertise in corporate governance. He possesses vast knowledge of the not-for-profit sector, having represented several NFPs during reorganizations and transactions, and volunteers on a number of boards. Jean M.’s expertise is widely recognized in Canada and internationally, and he is listed as one of the world’s leading lawyers in his area by an international directory.