Emmanuel Grondin


Emmanuel Grondin


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Emmanuel Grondin practises corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and securities matters.

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  • Year of call
    Quebec 2011
  • Law school
    LL.B., Common Law, Dalhousie University, 2010
    LL.M., Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva), 2009
    LL.B., Civil Law, Université Laval, 2007
  • Selected client work

    Mr. Grondin has acted for the following clients:

    • The special committee of the board of directors of Atrium Innovations Inc. in connection with its $1.1 billion going‑private transaction
    • Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. in connection with its private placement in Canada and in the United States of US$1.3 billion principal amount of 5.375% Senior Notes due 2019 and with its private placement of US$300 million principal amount of 7.25% Senior Notes due 2021
    • Wajax Corporation in connection with its private placement in Canada and the United States of C$125 million aggregate principal amount of 6.125% Senior Notes due 2020
    • Videotron Ltd. in connection with numerous high-yield bond offerings, including Videotron’s Rule 144A private placement of US$800 million principal amount of 5% Senior Notes due 2022 (as well as subsequent SEC registration of the A/B exchange offer) and its contemporaneous public debt tender offer in the United States
    • Weather II Investments s. à r.l. in connection with its acquisition of all outstanding common shares of La Mancha Resources Inc. by means of a friendly takeover bid, for an overall price entirely in cash of approximately $502 million
    • Quebecor Media Inc. in connection with the private placement in the United States and Canada of US$850 million of 5.750% debentures due in 2023 and C$500 million of 6.625% debentures due in 2023
    • Québecor Media Inc. in connection with its purchase of a significant portion of Caisse de dépôt et placement’s 45.3% interest in Québecor Media for a total consideration of approximately $1.5 billion
    • The syndicate of initial purchasers, led by Imperial Capital and Canaccord Genuity, in connection with the US (Rule 144A) and Canadian cross-border private placement of C$132.5 million principal amount of 11.5% Senior Secured Notes due 2017 by The Cash Store Financial Services
  • Memberships and activities
    • Canadian Bar Association
    • Young Bar Association of Montreal