Pierre Déry

Senior Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Pierre Déry

Pierre Déry


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Pierre Déry's practice focuses on private mergers and acquisitions, private equity financings, corporate reorganizations and technology transfers. Over the last 10 years, he has acted in a number of cross-border transactions mainly in the fields of agribusiness, health services, and infrastructure. He has also acted in a number of initial public offerings for companies in the Quebec City area. He holds the title of CPA, CA since 1989 and he is a former lecturer on financial accounting and corporate taxation at Université Laval. He also holds a master's degree in business law from Université Laval.

Before he became a lawyer, Mr. Déry practised as an accountant for an international firm of chartered accountants.

Professional experience

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  • LL.M., Université Laval, 1994
  • LL.B., Université Laval, 1987
  • B.B.A., Université Laval, 1984
  • Quebec 1991
  • Best Lawyers in Canada: Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2010-2023
  • Best Lawyers in Canada: Corporate Law "Lawyer of the Year," 2023
  • Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, 2021-2023: recommended in Corporate Commercial Law; Corporate Mid-Market; 2022-2023: recommended in Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Thomson Reuters Stand-out Lawyers, 2023
  • Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec (Quebec order of chartered accountants)
  • Former lecturer, Financial Accounting and Corporate Taxation, Business School, Laval University