Yannick is an associate lawyer practicing in Corporate & Commercial law, advising Canadian business clients on various matters including corporate governance, compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate reorganizations. Growing up as a Northerner in New Liskeard, Ontario, Yannick developed a keen interest in the resource-based businesses and networks of trade and distribution required to sustainably grow the communities of the North.
Yannick routinely works on transactions dealing with the purchase and sale of shares, assets, and commercial real estate, corporate restructurings, and tax reorganizations. Yannick further provides legal counsel and strategic advice on corporate governance, not for profit organization, business development, and risk management to business organizations, ranging from start-ups to mature corporate and institutional clients.
Yannick proudly graduated from Northern Ontario’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, after earning his undergraduate degree at Nipissing University in North Bay, ON. Having originally studied and trained as a law clerk, Yannick has a deep appreciation for, and understanding of, the nuts and bolts in practicing law. Yannick is in the process of completing his Master of Laws in Business (LLM) at Osgoode Hall Law School.
In his free time, Yannick can be found exploring the vast network of trails surrounding North Bay with his wife and travelling abroad in search of new culinary adventures.
Corporate & Commercial Law
Business Mergers, Acquisitions, & Divestitures
Corporate Financings & Reorganizations
Regulatory & Administrative Law
Not for Profit & Charities Law
Lakehead University – Juris Doctor, 2019
Nipissing University – BA (Honours) Criminal Justice, 2016
Canadore College – Law Clerk, 2012
Ontario – 2019