Jérôme Landry

Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Jérôme Landry

Jérôme Landry

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Biography

Jérôme Landry counsels clients on various legal matters that arise during their activities. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate financing, commercial contracts and general corporate and commercial law matters. Mr. Landry has participated in a number of important M&A transactions in which he has acted for the seller or the purchaser. Mr. Landry has also represented several agribusiness corporations and start-ups, in particular in the technology sector, regarding financing and mergers and acquisitions.

During his studies, Mr. Landry attended the international and comparative business law program at Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Germany. After completing his law degree, Mr. Landry worked in the legal department of Via Rail Canada Inc.


Professional experience

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  • LL.B., Université Laval, 2007
  • M.B.A., Business Management, Université Laval, 2008
  • Quebec 2009

Mr. Landry has acted recently for the following clients:

  • La Capitale and SSQ Insurance, in connection with their merger of equals
  • Groupe Boa-Franc, in the acquisition of Ten Oaks, LLC, a company operating two hardwood flooring manufacturing plants in Virginia, and a hardwood flooring manufacturing plant located in Ontario and owned by Tembec
  • International Flavors & Fragrances, Inc., in the purchase of shares that it did not already hold in Wiberg Corporation Inc., a company specialized in producing spices and other ingredients, and having places of business in Ontario, British Columbia and California
  • Boulangerie St-Méthode, regarding  various commercial matters, including the recent buy-out of an institutional investor
  • Laserax inc., a Quebec technology company that develops industrial lasers, in connection with various corporate mandates, including an equity financing with three institutional investors
  • Polycor inc. in the acquisition of Granite Industries of Vermont, Inc.
  • Quebec Port Authority, in the negotiation of and entering into an option to purchase lands located on the south shore of Quebec City owned by Rabaska
  • Les Spécialités Prodal (1975) Ltée, a Breton Tradition 1944 group entity, in the acquisition of the assets of North Country Smokehouse, a New Hampshire company producing traditional bacon, ham and sausages, and the assets of Au Petit Goret (1979), a Montreal company specializing in manufacturing high-end meats and deli
  • Aliments Breton, in the sale of Canadian genetics business Génétiporc, including its subsidiaries in the United States, Mexico and Brazil, to Genus plc, a publicly listed UK-based company
  • Spectris plc, a company based in the UK, in the acquisition of the business and assets of La Corporation Scientifique Claisse inc., a Canadian technology company based in Quebec City
  • Acritas Stars 2021 – Designated as an "Independently rated lawyer"   
  • Acritas Stars 2020 – Designated as an "Independently rated lawyer"
  • Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, 2020-2021: recommended in Corporate Commercial Law
  • "Le logiciel en tant que services (ou SaaS) comme vecteur de valeur,"  Québec City Healthcare Industry Forum, Quebec City, December 4, 2019.
  • "La révolution annoncée du monde des affaires par l'intelligence artificielle : où en sommes-nous?" Vision 2018, Quebec City, May 2, 2018.
  • "Transactions: aspects légaux qu'un fiscaliste devrait connaître," Canadian Tax Foundation, Quebec City, June 2, 2017.
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Fondation Saint-François — board of directors
  • Camp Kéno — board of directors