Eric Stevens practises in the area of mergers & acquisitions, corporate law and private financings. Mr. Stevens regularly acts in major national and cross-border acquisitions, including strategic acquisitions for public and private companies. He was a recipient of the Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 award and has since received several other awards. Mr. Stevens has been involved for many years in various charitable causes close to his heart as a member of various corporate boards.
On April 1, 2018, Desjardins Group (Desjardins) and CU CUMIS Wealth Holdings LP (Holdings), a limited partnership comprised of Canada's five provincial credit union centrals (the Centrals) and The CUMIS Group Limited (CUMIS), announced the closing of the merger of the businesses of their subsidiaries, Credential Financial Inc., Qtrade Canada Inc. and NEI Investments.
On March 30, 2016, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (SNCL) announced that it had reached financial close on the sale of its indirect ownership interest in MMLC Holdings Malta Limited (formerly, SNC-Lavalin (Malta) Limited (SNCL Malta)) to an affiliate of Flughafen Wien AG (VIE), the operator of Vienna International Airport and a company that is publicly traded on the Vienna Stock Exchange, for total cash consideration of approximately 64 million euros.