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Fasken Attends IBA 2019 in Seoul

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Fasken will be strongly represented at the International Bar Association’s (IBA) 2019 Annual Conference in Seoul, September 22-27. A firm-wide team of 16 lawyers from across various practice areas and industries will be attending.

Some Fasken lawyers attending the conference are actively involved with IBA committees and councils:

  • Diane Bertrand - Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Special Projects Officer, Closely-Held and Growing Business Enterprises Committee
    • Panel Co-chair, Shareholders' agreements: exit/termination strategies and options -Wednesday, September 25
  • Michael Bourassa - Mining
    • Council member, Section of Environment, Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law (SEERIL), former Co-chair, Mining Law Committee
    • Organizing a session on Climate Change Law - Monday, September 23
  • Sabina Han - Tax, Trade
    • Co-chair, Tax Committee, Roundtable discussion of global trends - Wednesday, September 25
  • Norm Keith - Labour, Employment and Business Crime
    • Website Officer, Business Crime Committee
  • Alain Ranger - Tax
    • Legal Practice Division Council Liaison Officer, former Co-chair, Taxes Committee

The Fasken 2019 IBA Seoul delegation also includes the following legal experts from several practice areas:

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all we do.

For further information regarding Fasken’s IBA delegation please contact Farid Derakhshan ( or Nicole Vainer (