MONTREAL, Feb. 29, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - BCF Business Law is proud to announce that Mireille Fontaine has joined the firm as a lawyer and partner. Ms. Fontaine will be practising primarily with the mergers and acquisitions group.
"The arrival of Mireille Fontaine is a major acquisition for us. It is evidence of the momentum and appeal of BCF. Ms. Fontaine, with her energy, knowledge and experience, brings additional value to our existing solid base of expertise," commented Mario Charpentier, BCF's managing partner.
Mireille Fontaine has extensive experience in corporate, commercial and transactional law. She is renowned in Quebec and Canada for her work in the field of mergers and acquisitions, from the smallest to the largest corporations, and she has acted for clients in numerous cross-border transactions. Ms. Fontaine is also well known for her work in private capital management, particularly in the life sciences and technology industries. Her expertise has been recognized by several trade publications, such as Best Lawyers in Canada. She also represents a number of companies and entrepreneurs, including institutional venture capital investment firms and private equity funds, in Canada, the U.S. and internationally in a wide range of transactions.
BCF has more than 200 lawyers and other professionals whose legal practice adapts to fit the changing needs of the business community. Its unique multidisciplinary team approach is designed to meet specific needs of companies. Being a member of Meritas International Network, an alliance of 7,000 professionals in more than 80 countries, BCF has much sought-after expertise in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, Canadian and international tax systems, securities, venture capital, banking law, intellectual property, commercial litigation and insolvency, as well as real estate law, labour law, business immigration, international arbitration and entertainment, sports and media. BCF is a leader in business law in Quebec and, since 2007, has been an annual winner of the Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies program.
To learn more about BCF: www.bcf.ca.
SOURCE BCF Business Law
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