Partner in the Corporate and Securities Groups. His practice is focused in the areas of corporate and securities law with a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions (public and private), proxy contests and corporate finance transactions. Assignments have included acting as counsel to issuers and underwriters in public offerings (including initial public offerings) and private placements of publicly listed issuers. He advised both buyers and sellers on numerous take-over bids, going-private and restructuring transactions. He also advises on corporate governance matters. He has frequently acted in M&A and corporate finance matters for clients, including Saputo, Tembec, ProMetic Life Sciences, Supremex, 5N Plus and TrioTech Amusements. Recognized in: The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in corporate, M&A and securities; Lexpert® 2016 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada in Corporate Finance & Securities; and the Lexpert®/ROB Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Corporate Lawyers 2017. Member of the Canadian Bar Association and sit on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Club of Montréal. He attended Harvard Law School’s Executive Education for Emerging Leaders in Law Firms program in 2015.