Senior counsel who specializes in commercial, corporate and securities law, advising domestic and international corporations on complex questions concerning finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. Named Montréal Securities Law Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 and Montréal Corporate Law Lawyer of the year in 2016. Included in: Chambers Canada 2018 as band 1 in corporate/commercial – Québec; The Legal 500 Canada 2018 in M&A; IFLR1000 2018 in capital markets: debts; The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in corporate law, M&A and securities; Lexpert® 2016 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada in Corporate Finance & Securities, and M&A; and in The 2006 Lexpert® Guide to the 100 Most Creative Lawyers in Canada. He was recognized as having the highest rating ("AV") under the Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings. Member of boards of directors of public and private corporations. Member of the Québec Bar (1978) and the Alberta Bar (1982).