René Branchaud - Lavery, de Billy

René Branchaud

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

René Branchaud is a partner and practices in the areas of securities law, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate law. He assists companies in matters related to incorporation, corporate structure, shareholder agreements, private placements, public offerings, stock exchange listings, dispositions, and takeovers.

Mr. Branchaud serves on the board of directors and acts as corporate secretary of several public companies. He also sits on several board committees, including corporate governance and ad hoc committees created for specific transactions (mergers, takeovers). 

Additional Information

Experience — Advise issuers preparing public offering and private placement documents
  • Advise senior management during mergers and acquisitions
  • Coordinate due diligence reviews in connection with financings and mergers
  • Advise securities dealers in connection with financings, mergers, and stock exchange listings 
  • Université LavalLL.B 1982

    Office Location

    Suite 4000
    1, Place Ville Marie
    Montréal, QC H3B 4M4

    Lawyer of the Year Awards

    2014 Lawyer of the Year in Natural Resources Law of the Montréal Metro Area
    René Branchaud has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

    Practice Areas

    Mining Law
    Natural Resources Law (Mining)