Asma Berrak

Asma is an associate in Osler’s Financial Services group. Before joining Osler, she worked for several years at the Court of Appeal of Québec in Montréal.

As part of her studies, Asma completed an eight-month internship at the Superior Court with the Honourable Paul Mayer. She also had the opportunity to participate in the prestigious Canadian Laskin moot court competition. Asma helped foster many students’ academic success through her involvement in UQÀM’s mentoring program. She also volunteered as the vice president of the Comité pour la reconnaissance des droits des animaux, a campus animal rights organization.


Representative Work

  • Battery Ventures

    Battery Ventures in its $150 million acquisition of TrueContext Corporation

  • WT Microelectronics

    WT Microelectronics in its acquisition of Future Electronics for USD$3.8 billion

  • Contractor Compliance

    Contractor Compliance in its acquisition by VelocityEHS

  • Powerside

    Powerside in its securing of strategic growth funding from Energy Growth Momentum LP.

  • Aimia Inc.

    Lead investor in its strategic placement in Aimia

Latest Insights

  • Report Feb 1, 2024

    Guide to Doing Business in Québec

    Québec is Canada’s largest province by geography  and its second most populous province. Québec’s strategic location offers unique...

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    Guide to Doing Business in Québec
  • Osler Update Apr 22, 2021

    Québec Court of Appeal clarifies rules on guarantors’ liability for legal fees

    The Québec Court of Appeal recently rendered a judgment authorizing a lender to recover its reasonable legal fees from a guarantor (or surety),...

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    Québec Court of Appeal clarifies rules on guarantors’ liability for legal fees

Awards and Recognition

  • Canadian Bar Association Award of Excellence
  • Dean’s Honour List, Université du Québec à Montréal

Community Involvement

  • UQAMentorat mentoring program for law
  • Comité pour la reconnaissance des droits des animaux – UQÀM –

Credentials

Education

  • Université du Québec à Montréal, LL.B.

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French