Marie-Eve specializes in corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. She also practices in corporate and commercial law, business reorganization and securities law. Her extensive experience as a member or observer on various boards allows her to share valuable insights with her clients about best governance practices. Marie-Eve assists her clients with complex transactions, while also providing day-to-day operational business advice.
Marie-Eve currently counts business owners, financial institutions, managers and investors as clients. Over the years, she’s developed acute business negotiation skills through her involvement in major transactions within various industries. She assists her clients on a daily basis with the planning and roll-out of strategic operations, and provides them guidance on maximizing the protection of their rights and investments. Marie-Eve also assists her clients in the negotiation, drafting and execution of varied commercial agreements.
Before she founded Mile Wright, Marie-Eve practised nearly 8 years within the corporate and securities law department of a large national law firm, where she was involved in many major transactions (business purchases, public offerings, corporate finance), and provided advice to financial institutions, qualified investors and large and medium sized public and private businesses.
Her acute business sense, broad experience in strategic transactions and other past and present professional involvements now allow her to put her cutting edge expertise to the benefit of her clients. She helps them develop tangible solutions rooted in their reality, while also maintaining a down-to-earth and fundamentally human approach.
Education and activities
- LL.B. - Sherbrooke University (2006)
- Master in Business Administration (MBA) - Sherbrooke University (2007)
- Quebec Bar School (2008)
- FitSpirit - Secretary and Member of the Board of Directors (2015-)
- Thèsez-vous - Co-Founder and Member of the Board of Directors (2015-)
- Mangrove - Member of the Board of Directors (2016-)
- Vision Diversité - Member of the Board of Directors (2018-)
IN BUSINESS TOGETHER
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Series – Business financing: Renegotiation of a shareholder agreement in the context of a round of financing05/03/21
This third article in our series deals with the renegotiation of an existing shareholders' agreement as part of a financing round. The various points that are usually the subject of negotiations between the company and the investor are grouped below into three main categories. Each point is the subject of summary observations so that the entrepreneur is equipped to understand the point of view of his new shareholder and prepared for the discussions to come.
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