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Fasken Continues to Expand its Corporate/Commercial Group in Montreal

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Montreal (Canada) – Fasken welcomes Jean-François Séguin as a partner of the Corporate/Commercial Law group in our Montreal office.

Jean-François advises high-growth companies as well as institutional investors on M&A transactions, equity financings, joint ventures and a wide range of other corporate matters. He also acts as strategic advisor to tech start-ups looking to raise capital, build administrative functions and/or expand internationally.

“We are happy that Jean-François has returned to the firm after practising with Clifford Chance LLP in Europe and in the Middle East, working as Vice-President for Rothschild in London and acting as Vice-President and General Counsel for Dialogue Technologies. His extensive experience in both major international cross-border transactions and working with emerging companies will be a considerable asset for our clients,” noted Éric Bédard, Managing Partner for the region of Quebec.

Fasken’s Corporate/Commercial Law group provides clients advice on all legal matters arising from strategic issues, whether they occur during their day-to-day activities or in connection with complex operations that transform their business.

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