Sept. 18, 2020 - When privacy laws for the private sector were in their infancy in Canada, more than 20 years ago, there was no Internet of Things, Facebook was FaceMash and limited to the Harvard campus, and Google was a toddler. In 2020 there are on average 4 billion Google searches a day, Facebook has more...
Davies Welcomes Michel Gélinas
Davies is pleased to announce that Michel Gélinas has joined the firm as a partner in our Montréal office. Michel’s practice focuses on advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital and corporate finance, both in Canada and internationally.
“Michel’s reputation as a leading practitioner providing exceptional business-focused advice to his Canadian, U.S. and international clients strengthens our firm’s ability to counsel clients on cross-border and international transactions,” said Philippe Johnson, Managing Partner, Montréal.
“I am excited by the opportunity to bring my cross-border experience to Davies and to grow my practice in a firm known for, among other things, its client-centric approach to the delivery of the highest quality legal services,” said Michel.
Well-recognized as a pre-eminent practitioner in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate law, Michel is consistently ranked in a number of publications, including Chambers Canada, Lexpert, Who’s Who Legal, The Best Lawyers in Canada and Martindale-Hubbell.
Sept. 18, 2020 - This article was originally published by the American Bar Association’s Business Law Today and is reproduced with permission. Since June 5, 2019, the date on which the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) published its interpretation regarding the standard of conduct for...