Recently recognized as a Leading Lawyer Under 40 by Lexpert, Mathieu Deschamps deals with all aspects of corporate and business law. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions as well as setting up complex structures in connection with equity and debt financings, involving both publicly traded and privately held companies. He frequently acts in multi-jurisdictional transactions in Canada, the United States and abroad in various sectors of the economy, including transportation, food, pharmaceutical, financial, insurance, securities advisory and trading, entertainment, oil & gas and renewable energy industries. He is also involved in the negotiation of shareholders’ and partnership agreement as well as various commercial contracts for large corporations, institutional investors, SMEs and start-ups. In addition to his practice, Mr. Deschamps is currently the leader of the private M&A team for the Montréal office. He also oversees the firm's three-year partnership with Zù to support entrepreneurs in the entertainment and technology sectors by offering them legal assistance services. His past experience as a market analyst for a mining company during his studies allows him to bring industry experience to his work. Besides his law degree, he also obtained a bachelor of commerce.