MONTRÉAL (March 26, 2007) – LawFuel – Canada Law News – Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes), one of Canada’s leading business law firms, today announced that Bruno Arnould has joined the Montréal office as a Partner.
“Bruno is a well-regarded practitioner, specializing in business law,” said Jim Christie, Chairman of Blakes. “His experience will contribute significantly to the development of our corporate practice, both nationally and internationally, and it is with great pleasure that I welcome him to Blakes.”
With a large clientele consisting notably of French financial and industrial interests, Mr. Arnould’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, and joint ventures. During the past few years, he has distinguished himself in leading several acquisitions in Canada for companies operating worldwide. He is a member of the first editing committee of the Manuel des Corporations du Québec, published by Carswell. Before joining Blakes, Mr. Arnould was a partner at Fasken Martineau in Montréal.
Founded in 1856, Blakes has more than 500 lawyers and offices in Canada, the United States, Europe and China. In October 2006, and for the fourth consecutive year, Blakes was the only law firm named one of “Canada’s Top 100 Employers” in Maclean’s newsmagazine. More information on Blakes is available by visiting the Firm’s Web site at www.blakes.com.