Véronique Fortin-Latreille

Véronique practises in corporate law with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate law and commercial matters.

Véronique acts for buyers and sellers in local and international M&A transactions, private and public issuers, financial institutions, investment funds and investment banks, as well as for industry leaders in a range of sectors, including retail, technology, life sciences, biotechnology and media.

She holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Juris Doctor from the University of Montréal. She also completed a semester abroad at the University of Adelaide in Australia.


Representative Work

  • Legault Group

    Legault Group closes strategic partnership with Homes Alive Pets

  • Caisse de dépôt et Placement du Québec

    Caisse de dépôt et Placement du Québec in its $150 million equity investment

  • Québecor

    Québecor and its wholly-owned subsidiary Videotron Ltd. in their $2.85 billion acquisition of Freedom Mobile Inc. from Rogers Communications Inc. and Shaw Communications Inc.

  • Safran

    Safran in its acquisition of Orolia

  • Nasdaq

    Nasdaq in its acquisition of Metrio

  • Imerys

    Imerys in its sale of two graphite mines to Northern Graphite

  • iNovia Capital

    iNovia Capital in connection with Talent.com’s US$120 million Series B financing round

  • BBH Capital Partners

    BBH Capital Partners in its $120 million investment in Synex Group insurance

  • Advanced Personnel Management

    Advanced Personnel Management in their A$972 million IPO and listing on the ASX

  • Flinks

    Flinks in the acquisition by National Bank of Canada of a majority stake for $103 million

  • The Legault Group

    Mondou in its acquisition of Ren’s Pets

  • Promark Electronics Inc.

    Promark Electronics Inc. in its acquisition by Electrical Components International

  • A+E Networks

    A+E Networks acquisition of a 35% stake in Reel One Entertainment

  • Aceto

    Aceto in its acquisition of A&C

  • Flinks

    Flinks in its $16 million financing round

  • Madison Dearborn Partners

    Madison Dearborn Partners in its acquisition of the APM Group International

​​Shareholders of Montreal Carbide Co. Ltd. and Abratech Inc. in connection with the sale of all of their share to GNAP, LLC. GNAP is a portfolio company of CenterOak Partners, LLC,  a Dallas-based private equity firm


Media Mentions

  • Osler News May 20, 2022

    Osler advises on ‘Deal of the Year: Strategic Acquisition’ winner at M&A Awards Gala Québec 2022

    Congratulations to Isabelle Lemay of the Legault Group for receiving the “Deal of the Year: Strategic Acquisition” award at the M&A Awards Gala Qu...

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  • Osler News May 4, 2022

    Osler shortlisted for three ‘Deal of the Year’ M&A Awards 2022

    Osler is proud to announce that we have been shortlisted for three “Deal of the Year” awards at the M&A Awards Gala 2022, reflecting our work on s...

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Community Involvement

  • Committee member of the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation’s Chachou Tournament.
  • Member of the Succession committee of Foundation of stars, that is supporting research on childhood diseases.
  • Intern at Clinique Juridique Juripop, 2014-2015.

Credentials

Education

  • University of Montréal, JD.
  • University of Montréal, LL.B. 

Languages

  • English
  • French

Professional Affiliations

  • Barreau du Québec
  • Law Society of Ontario