Partner in the Capital Markets, Corporate/Commercial and Mergers & Acquisitions practices. Has represented issuers and underwriters in public offerings and private placement of equity and debt securities, including some of Québec’s most active debt issuers, and has been involved in a broad range of transactions, including public company M&A, private equity transactions and contested (or hostile) transactions. Has developed significant expertise in representing real estate investment trusts. Member of the firm’s China practice group, and has been developing strong business relationships in China. Advises clients, including issuers, their management, boards of directors and shareholders, on compliance with securities regulations and corporate governance matters. Founding member of the Young Directors Committee of the Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations, secretary of the board of BELLUS Health Inc. and sessional lecturer in securities regulations at McGill University. McGill University, BCL, LLB (with Great Distinction), 2002; BA (with Distinction) (Philosophy), 1999.