Pierre-Paul Henrie is the managing partner of the Ottawa office of Norton Rose Fulbright and local chair of the Business Law Group. He practises corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on matters relating to project financings, private placements, secured lending transactions, mergers & acquisitions, contract negotiations, technology contracting, licensing and technology-related transactions. Mr. Henrie also acts for several companies providing advice to their boards of directors on issues such as directors' and officers’ liability, board governance and compliance with and interpretation of applicable statutes and regulations. He is fluently bilingual and practises in both English and French. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1993.