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Fabrice Benoît
Partner

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Partner in the firm’s Montréal Litigation Group, Fabrice practises securities litigation and commercial litigation. He is the Québec lead for Osler’s National Risk Management and Crisis Response Group. Prior to Osler, Fabrice was Investigation Director—Insider Trading & Market Manipulation at the Autorité des marchés financiers (the “AMF”, Québec’s securities regulator). His expertise in criminal law and experience with regards to white collar crime and government investigation practice places him in a unique position. Fabrice acts predominantly for public issuers and market participants in connection with regulatory investigations, enforcement proceedings and M&A disputes. An experienced litigator, he is regularly involved in trials and appeals before the courts, arbitrators and tribunals. Fabrice’s recent key matter includes acting for Amaya (The Stars Group Inc.) in AMF investigation in connection with the announcement of the $4.7 billion acquisition of Oldford Group Ltd. including PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker. Fabrice has spoken at a variety of conferences, and writes regularly on securities litigation issues and developments. Fabrice has been teaching at the Québec Bar School since 2006. He is also the president of the Liaison Committee with the Financial Markets Tribunal.


Year Called to the Bar:1995 (QC)
1000 De La Gauchetière St W, Suite 2100
Montréal, QC
Phone: (514) 904-5795
Fax: (514) 904-8100
E-mail: fbenoit@osler.com

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