Michel Brunet practices corporate and commercial law from Dentons Canada LLP’s Montreal office. His practice focuses on the sale and acquisition of business corporations and on their financing needs.
Michel advises many public, state-owned and private corporations in various sectors, including institutional fund management, energy, manufacturing, commercial, financial services and brokerage. He also advises foreign companies on their establishment or acquisition projects in Canada. He has developed special expertise in regulatory compliance, advising corporate executives and directors, take-over bids, underwritings, private placements, stock exchange listings, offering memoranda, broker registration, debt financings, syndications, corporate reorganizations, joint ventures and shareholder agreements.
Michel contributes to the senior management of Dentons Canada LLP. He has held the position of Managing Partner of the Montreal office of Fraser Milner Casgrain (FMC) as well as Chief Executive Officer of FMC, one of Dentons’ three founding firms. Michel is currently the Chair of Dentons Canada LLP and devotes much of his practice to providing strategic legal advice to a number of the firm’s major clients.