Montreal (Canada)Eric Blondeau has joined the Firm's Corporate/Commercial group as a partner at our Montréal office.

With nearly 20 years of experience, Eric is a seasoned lawyer in the areas of asset management, investment funds, mergers and acquisitions and corporate transactions.

Having worked in the investment management industry for most of his career, notably as Chief Legal Officer for a publicly traded portfolio company, Eric is particularly well known for his extensive knowledge of the industry and the various issues affecting private fund managers./p>

"We are very proud to welcome Eric to Fasken," said Éric Bédard, Managing Partner for the Quebec Region. "Eric is one of Canada's leading investment fund and asset management lawyers. His arrival at Fasken further solidifies our position as a national leader in Canadian commercial law."

"I look forward to working with Fasken, our leading investment management team, and our clients to enhance and grow our service offering," said Eric Blondeau.