Denis Chaurette practises corporate and commercial law. He is known for his excellent business sense and thorough understanding of client issues and their budgetary constraints. His reputation has been founded on by his ability to close transactions, his tenacity in achieving objectives and his creativity. Denis’ experience combines 42 years of practice in commercial transactions and consulting, including 15 years in commercial litigation. Denis examines every angle of a situation in order to provide the right advice customized for each client. Denis has advised clients at every step in the business life cycle, be it incorporation, governance or sale, including growth management, employee incentives, shareholder disputes, partnerships, financings and acquisitions. Denis has knowledge in the areas of real estate, intellectual property, taxation, labour law and environmental law, etc. He helps entrepreneurs and institutions define the issues clearly and call in experts as needed to identify options, solutions and action plans. Denis has completed over 140 purchase and sale transactions for the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, in Quebec and cross-border. He regularly represents private investment funds, including Novacap and Champlain Financial Corporation (Canada) Inc.