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Fasken Welcomes Three New Partners to the Corporate/Commercial Group

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Montréal (Canada) – Fasken announces that three new partners have joined its Corporate/Commercial group at the Montréal office: Guy Rouleau, Jocelyn Auger and Jean-François Noël.

Guy Rouleau advises local and international clients from various sectors on complex commercial legal issues. He assists businesses operating in Quebec with mergers and acquisitions and has extensive experience in the field of information technology.

Jocelyn Auger has extensive experience in marketing, intellectual property protection, financing, privacy, data protection and cybersecurity. He has a profound knowledge of the information technology and telecommunications industries as well as green technologies, industries in which he has previously worked in his career.

Jean-François Noël works in the technology, media and telecommunications industry, as well as in the life sciences and health industry. He has developed particular expertise in mergers and acquisitions, start-up companies, venture capital and business services. He advises numerous companies, start-ups and well-established alike, in their various stages of growth, from inception to sale.

“We are very pleased to welcome Guy, Jocelyn and Jean-François to Fasken,” says Éric Bédard, Managing Partner for the Québec Region. “Their experience and knowledge in the fields of information technology and telecommunications as well as mergers and acquisitions further strengthens the depth of our corporate law team and will be a considerable asset to our clients.”

About the Corporate/Commercial Group

Fasken advises clients on legal matters which arise from strategic issues, whether in the course of their day-to-day operations or in relation to complex transactions transforming their business. The firm is also committed to providing creative and cost-effective services tailored to its clients’ needs in a broad range of national and international transactions in a variety of industries.

Fasken has one of the largest Mergers & Acquisitions practices in Canada. This year, once again, the firm topped benchmark league tables for Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and capital markets in H1 of this year, reflecting the firm’s continued success in achieving clients’ objectives.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with over 800 lawyers and ten offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We find solutions to the most complex business and contentious matters and provide exceptional added value to our clients. For additional information, please visit the Firm’s website at

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