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Fasken Welcomes a New Partner in the Québec Region

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Fasken is pleased to announce the arrival of Alain Ricard as a partner in the Corporate/Commercial practice group

Montréal (Canada) – Fasken is pleased to announce the arrival of Alain Ricard as a partner in the Corporate/Commercial practice group. He will be the leader of our infrastructure and transportation practices for the Québec region. 

Alain has significant experience in commercial transactions and financing in the context of large-scale projects, especially in the infrastructure and transportation sectors. He has acted as legal and strategic counsel for prominent companies in connection with major development projects, on a provincial, national and international scale.

Recognized many times by a number of prestigious legal directories as well as having been named one of Canada’s leading lawyers under 40 by Lexpert in 2015, our clients will be able to capitalize on Alain’s recognized expertise and over 20 years of experience. Thanks to his broad understanding of the business reality faced by clients, he assists promoters, work providers, borrowers, financial institutions and investors navigate the different aspects of their projects.

“We are proud to welcome Alain at Fasken. His in-depth knowledge of the infrastructure industry as well as the transportation industry makes him a privileged partner for our clients and colleagues. By joining Fasken, Alain reinforces the leading position of our team,” says Éric Bédard, Managing Partner for the Québec region.

About the Corporate/Commercial group

The group advises its clients on all aspects of business operations and strategy, from starting new ventures to restructuring businesses, and including corporate governance compliance, strategic planning, debt or equity financing, and buying or selling all or part of a business.

About Fasken

Fasken is a top tier international law firm, with more than 750 lawyers in ten offices across four continents. Our clients rely on us for practical, innovative, and cost-effective legal services. We find solutions to the most complex business challenges and contentious issues. For more information, please visit our website at

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