Gascon’s litigation team, led by Alexandre Béchard, counselled the founding shareholder of an insurance company in the sale of his shares to a buyer in the Maritimes. Alexandre Béchard represented the seller in the negotiation and drafted the agreements related to such transaction. Mélanie Masson collaborated with Alexandre Béchard regarding the corporate aspects of the […]

Harden purchased 50% of two large commercial centers owned by RioCan, located in the cities of Lachine and LaSalle, Province of Québec. RioCan is one of Canada’s largest real estate investment trusts with assets coast to coast. Harden, with a growing portfolio of commercial centers (including major centers in Vaudreuil, Laval, Brossard, Ste-Julie, amongst others), […]

In the context of a commercial dispute, Alexandre Béchard represented the interests of a company carrying on business in the distribution of petroleum products. After obtaining the issuance of a safeguard order protecting the rights of the client during the course of the legal proceedings, Gascon obtained a final judgment recognizing the validity of various […]

Gascon’s real estate team, led by Jean Proulx, represented a leading company involved in the province of Québec in the management and development of residential complexes for retirees and advised on the establishment of two financings totaling $113 million in connection with two projects located on the south shore of Montréal.

The Entertainment law team led by Sam Coppola and Jon Mechanic has advised the media and entertainment branch of the Royal Bank of Canada in connection with multiple single-picture film financing transactions. Such transactions have involved the financing of federal Canadian and provincial tax credits as well as pre-sales and distribution or broadcast licenses. As […]

Gascon’s financing team counselled two major financial institutions on a $122 million construction loan in relation with a major real estate project located in downtown Montréal. As part of this mandate, Gascon assisted both lenders in all stages of this complex transaction. Audrey Robitaille, in collaboration with Marie-Chantale Dubé, negotiated the terms of the financing […]

Gascon is proud to act as legal counsel to the real estate developer Services Immobiliers First as part of a major project known as “Humano District”, to be located on Galt Street West in the City of Sherbrooke. As such, Gascon’s real estate team, led by Audrey Robitaille, participated in the negotiation and preparation of […]

Gascon’s real estate team, led by Audrey Robitaille, had the privilege to assist and advise Vantage Data Centers, a leader in data center providers in North America, for the purchase of a 300,000 square foot parcel of land in the City of Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville. As part of this mandate, Gascon prepared and negotiated the offer to […]

Gascon would like to congratulate three key players of the Montréal real estate community, Les Entreprises QMD Inc., Les Habitations Sylvain Menard Inc. and the Harden Group, for joining their forces for the realization of the project Solstice Montréal. This unique residential project, valued at more than $160 million, will be located in downtown Montréal […]

Gascon’s financing team, led by Me Nicolas Lanthier, assisted and advised MCAP Financial Corporation, one of Canada’s largest independent mortgage lenders, regarding a CMHC-insured long-term financing