Robert Paré has been practising in the fields of governance, mergers and acquisitions and securities law for over thirty years. His vast experience has led him to lead all legal aspects of several transactions that have marked the face of the Canadian economic landscape. Recognized for his ability to manage multifaceted files, it is with finesse and rigour that Mr. Paré leads work teams that deal with complex issues, notably in change of control situations. He has also advised businesses experiencing financial difficulties on their alternatives for recapitalization.
His reputation, established among both his peers and clients, extends beyond Canadian borders. In particular, he is recognized in the Lexpert (Canada/United States) and Chambers Canada directories as one of Canada's most eminent lawyers in business law. He has also been named a top lawyer by the International Who's Who Legal M&A and Governance and the Who's Who Legal (Canada).
He is a member of the Board of directors of Québecor inc., ADF Group inc. and is Chairman of the Board of directors of the Institute of Corporate Directors - Quebec Chapter. He was also a member of the Board of directors of RONA inc. from 2009 to 2016. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Fondation de l’Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal.
Mr. Paré speaks regularly in the context of professional training programs and at seminars on specialized topics related to his area of practice.