1000 de la Gauchetière St W, Suite 900, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 2005
Neil is a partner in BLG’s Corporate Commercial Group. His practice focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance, joint ventures, assisting businesses with their expansion into Canada, as well as advising on local and international agency and distribution agreements. Neil regularly counsels strategic and private equity clients in various industries on Canadian and international platform and bolt-on acquisitions. He is also Director of the Lord Reading Law Society since 2009. Recognized in the 2022 and 2020 editions of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Mergers & Acquisitions Law), and in the 2021 edition (and since 2019) of IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms (Private Equity). Winner of BLG Montréal’s 2018 Mentor of the Year Award. Graduated with a BA with Great Distinction in 1997 and a BCL/LLB with Great Distinction in 2002 from McGill University. Called to the New York State Bar in 2003 and the Québec Bar in 2005.