- McGill University, LL.M. (Institute of Comparative Law)
- University of Ottawa, LL.L. (summa cum laude)
- Osgoode Hall Law School (Certificate in Mining Law)
Hugo-Pierre is a partner in the Business Law Group of our Montréal office. His practice is mainly focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities, business reorganizations and other strategic transactions. He serves clients from various industries and sizes, including start-ups, mid-market businesses, large, mid and small cap public companies, institutional investors, pension funds, private equity players as well as mining, energy, technology and pharmaceutical companies.
In May 2012, Hugo-Pierre obtained a Certificate in Mining Law from the Osgoode Hall Law School of York University. The Osgoode Certificate in Mining Law is a professional training program designed to provide practical knowledge and skills on the resolution of complex ownership, regulatory, contractual, environmental and legal issues arising in the mining industry.
During the fall of 2010, Hugo-Pierre worked as a foreign counsel at Veirano Advogados in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where his practice was focused on project finance within the mining, oil and gas and infrastructure industries. In 2010, Veirano Advogados was the recipient of the Chambers Latin America Client Service Law Firm of the Year 2010 – Brazil award.