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Neil Kravitz Associé/Partner Montréal

Neil Kravitz

Partner | Co-Leader, US Practice Fasken
Jurisdiction Quebec, 1997
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Montréal

Neil Kravitz is the Co-Leader of the Firm’s US Practice and is recognized as a leading lawyer in mergers & acquisitions, securities law and cross-border transactions. He acts for domestic and foreign acquirers and targets, issuers, entrepreneurs, private equity funds, and investment banks with a practical, deal-oriented approach. Neil advises on public and private M&A transactions, equity and debt financings, shareholder activism and corporate governance. Neil regularly advises Boards and Special Committees on governance matters and on ESG and recently presented on a panel involving Fasken partners and the TSX on Governance and ESG matters.

Providing counsel on a wide range of matters, Neil has gained deep industry insight in the aerospace, life sciences, industrial, financial services, retail and technology sectors.

Consulted by securities regulators on legislative reform, Neil is a widely published author and cited authority on securities law, and has lectured on Securities Regulation at McGill's Faculty of Law.

  • Recognized in Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Securities Law by the Best Lawyers in Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2012 to 2021
  • Recognized in Venture Capital law and Leveraged buyouts and Private Equity Law by the Best Lawyers in Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020 to 2021
  • Recognized in the area of Corporate Finance & Securities, Corporate Commercial Law, Corporate Mid-Market, Mergers & Acquisitions and in Private Equity by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Lexpert 2017 to 2021
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  • LLB, BCL, (Gold Medal) McGill University

Community involvement

  • Combined Jewish Appeal - Member of Allocations Committee
  • Just for Kids Foundation (purchases equipment for Montreal Children’s Hospital)
  • West Island Association for the Intellectually Handicapped


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