Myriam Fortin

Myriam Fortin Senior Lawyer

Myriam Fortin

Education

  • The Canadian Securities Institute (Canadian Securities Course 2000)
  • McGill University (B.C.L. & LL.B. 1997)

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 1999
Representative Work
  • Shawcor Ltd. in its C$305M acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of ZCL Composites Inc., pursuant to a plan of arrangement.
  • Les Viandes Lacroix Inc. in connection with the acquisition by Exceldor Coopérative of a majority stake in Les Viandes Lacroix.
  • Advising clients regarding compliance of their operations with environmental laws, including the generation, discharge, use, handling, management, transportation, import and export of hazardous materials or waste.
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Accolades
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a lawyer in Environmental Law.
  • Chambers Canada 2019 as a leading lawyer in Environment.
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 in Environmental.      
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Speaking Engagements
  • "Enjeux environnementaux en contexte d’insolvabilité", PwC, Montréal, December 7, 2016 (panelist).
  • "Législation fédérale et provinciale applicable dans le domaine des matières dangereuses", Le Conseil du Patronat de l’Environnement du Québec’s Formation sur la législation relative aux matières dangereuses et gestion de risque, April 2014.