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Gowling WLG adds Montreal business law associate

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 @ 2:30 PM | By John Chunn

Gowling WLG announced that Mathieu Santos-Bouffard has joined the firm as an associate in the business law team in Montreal.

According to the firm’s press release, Santos-Bouffard focuses his practice on commercial transactions, including their tax implications and the implementation of corporate structures. His work also involves securities offerings on public exchanges as well as business sales and purchases, capital venture investments and corporate tax planning.

As a university student, Santos-Bouffard received a European law certificate from the EBS Law School in Wiesbaden, Germany, and he participated in an exchange program with the University of Luxembourg. He also worked as a student for the Luxembourg-based Thewes & Reuter firm.

Prior to joining Gowlings, he practised at a Montreal region law firm that specializes in tax and real estate law.

“It’s a pleasure to welcome Mathieu to our firm in Montréal,” said Pierre Pilote, managing partner of Gowling’s Montreal office. “His experience complements our business law group’s expertise and will greatly enhance the quality, reliability and speed of service for our clients.”