1 Place Ville Marie, Suite 2500
Montréal, QC H3B 1R1
Phone: (514) 847-4516
Fax: (514) 286-5474
E-mail: elliot.shapiro@nortonrosefulbright.com

Elliot Shapiro’s practice is transaction-oriented, with a focus on corporate and securities law, both public and private mergers and acquisitions and venture capital financing transactions, in particular in the life sciences field. He has also worked on various commercial licensing, technology transfer and collaboration arrangements. Mr. Shapiro has been integrally involved in numerous cross border Canada-US corporate finance transactions both on a public and private placement basis. Mr. Shapiro is co-Chair of our Canadian corporate finance and securities team. He is also a member of the legal advisory committee to the Autorité desmarchés financiers (Quebec Securities Commission). Mr. Shapiro also serves as a member on our Montréal Students’ Committee as well as our Canadian Risk and Audit Committee. Mr. Shapiro previously served for over 5 years as assistant corporate secretary and corporate secretary of Aeterna Zentaris Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing and commercializing novel treatments in oncology and endocrinology, whose common shares trade on theToronto Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Capital Market.

Year Called to the Bar:2000
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