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Corporate, commercial Lawyer in Montréal, Antonella Penta

Antonella Penta

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction Ontario, 2002 | Québec, 1999
Language(s) French, English, Italian
Office(s) Montréal


Antonella Penta is a partner within the Corporate/Commercial law group. Antonella is effective in leading negotiations and realizing private company mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity transactions. Antonella regularly manages cross-border and international transactions, corporate reorganizations and private placement financings. She has assisted companies in various industries from initial stages of incorporation to divestiture, including structuring, drafting of shareholder and partnership agreements, as well as drafting various commercial agreements.

Antonella’s experience in commercial law enables her to understand and master both the legal issues that clients may face and the issues unique to their industry. She has the necessary expertise to guide you at each step of your projects so that you are able to achieve your business objectives.

Prior to joining Fasken, Antonella was vice-president and general counsel with an innovative technology enterprise. She has close to 20 years of practice at a national firms and has practiced in both Quebec and Ontario.


Client Work

  • Transdev Canada Inc. expands its activities in Ontario through the acquisition of Kunkel Bus Lines Ltd.,
  • NexKemia acquires Eco-Captation,
  • Transdev Canada Inc. expands its activities in Ontario through the acquisition of East Ferris Bus Lines Ltd.,
  • Raymond Chabot successfully sells the assets of Atis Group as a going concern,
  • Royal Mail subsidiary General Logistics Systems Canada Ltd. acquires Canadian logistics company Mid-Nite Sun Transportation Ltd. for C$360 million,
  • Cycle Capital Management leads Mysa’s $20.3 million Series B equity funding round,
  • A group of Quebec investors led by Champlain Financial Corporation completes the acquisition of Enjay Converters Ltd.,
  • Bain Capital Private Equity acquires Dessert Holdings, a leading premium dessert company,
  • Champlain and Gefco acquire Naya Waters from L Catterton Partners,

Career & Education


  • LLB, BCL University of Ottawa

Community involvement

  • Governor, Canadian-Italian Foundation
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Réseau Capital

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Québec Bar
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, International Bar Association


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