1000 de la Gauchetière St W, Suite 900, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 1996 (Québec)
Pascale is a partner in BLG’s Corporate Commercial group and she heads the firm’s Montreal corporate and commercial group as well as the firm’s Québec practice in public infrastructures. She serves a clientele from various sectors of activity, including the health sector, the construction sector and the financial sector. She has also handled various types of files in the area of public infrastructure and project finance. Her specialization in finance enables her to act for both lenders and borrowers in implementing financing for all types, including secured or unsecured debt, equity, quasi-equity and project finance. Recognized in the 2022 (and since 2020) edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Banking and Finance Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law) and was included in additional categories in 2022 (Project Finance Law and Public Procurement Law).
CDPQ Infra Inc., a subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, announced on April 12, 2018, that construction of the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) project, an automated light-rail transportation system in the greater Montréal area, has officially started. The project comprises 67 kilometres of railway and 26 stations and, once complete, will be one of the largest automated transportation system in the world.