Montréal (Canada) – Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, announced today that Carl Bélanger will join the firm's Corporate/Commercial Law Group as a partner and Kadiatou Sow will join as an associate.
A seasoned lawyer, Carl Bélanger's practice focuses on commercial transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and the creation of limited partnerships and joint ventures. He has led countless transactional files in Canada and abroad in fields as diverse as health, information technology, manufacturing and industrial production, agriculture and food and real estate development.
Carl is recognized as a leading practitioner in the area of Mergers & Acquisitions in the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada and in the 2012 edition of Lexpert's Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada (Corporate lawyers to watch).
Kadiatou Sow's practice comprises all areas of corporate and commercial law, including mergers & acquisitions, corporate financings and IT commercial agreements. She also has a strong interest in international commercial law.
"In addition to his legal training, Carl also has a deep background in business administration, which gives him an added depth of experience in working on commercial and transactional files. Kadiatou also brings great expertise. Together, their considerable skills will add significant benefits for our clients and our firm," said Éric Bédard, Fasken Martineau's managing partner for the Québec region.
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