Michel Gelinas

Michel Gélinas Partner

Michel Gelinas


  • McGill University (M.B.A. Finance and International Business 1994)
  • Université de Montreal (LL.B. 1991)
  • Canadian Securities Course (with mention of excellence 1988)
  • University of Ottawa (B.Comm. Finance, cum laude, Dean's List 1988)

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 1992
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in Corporate Law and Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity.
  • 2017 Acritas StarsTM in the field of Mergers & Acquisitions.
  • Who’s Who Legal 2017: M&A and Governance 2017 in Mergers and Acquisitions.
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Speaking Engagements
  • "International Business Expansion from the United States ", Florida Bar International Law Section Annual Conference, February 2017 (speaker).
  • "Expanding Abroad From the United States - What You Don't Know May Hurt Your Business", American Bar Association, Business Law Section Spring Meeting, April 2016 (moderator and speaker).
  • "Managing Legal Risks in Multijurisdictional M&A Transactions", American Bar Association, Business Law Section Annual Meeting, September 2015 (moderator and speaker).
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