Global law firm Rimon PC adds two Corporate attorneys to Montréal office
Mr. Charette and Mr. Kozub join the firm from Canadian law firm, Dunton Rainville L.L.P.
Guy Charette has over thirty years of experience advising on securities, corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Charette develops innovative financial structures designed to match the needs of both issuers and institutional investors and has acted for underwriters on various types of securities offerings. He has advised on corporate finance matters in relation to major projects in Africa, Europe, and South America. His experience covers a broad spectrum of industries including natural resources, life sciences, and technology.
“I am very pleased to be continuing my practice with Rimon in Montréal,” said Mr. Charette. “The firm’s international reach, embrace of technology and dynamic approach to the practice of law are very appealing to me. Michael and I are looking forward to being part of the firm’s corporate practice and joining Sam Coppola and Jon Mechanic here in Montréal.”
Mr. Kozub focuses his practice on securities, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate and commercial law. He acts for issuers, investment dealers, investors on a range of transactional matters, including equity and debt financings, public offerings, debt and equity restructurings, corporate reorganizations, asset, and share acquisitions and dispositions, and commercial agreements. Mr. Kozub also provides advice and assistance to reporting issuers on their ongoing corporate governance, continuous disclosure, and other corporate and securities law obligations.
“I’m excited to be joining a dynamic multi-jurisdictional firm,” said Mr. Kozub. “I look forward to working with a talented and diverse team with a reputation for delivering client-focused representation, fully supported by a modern, innovative firm structure.”
Rimon opened its Montréal office earlier this year with Sam Coppola and Jon Mechanic. “We are excited to be growing our team in Canada with this excellent team of corporate lawyers, Guy and Michael,” said Michael Moradzadeh, CEO and Founding Partner of Rimon.
“Interest in Rimon is increasing in Canada and internationally,” Rimon Partner Sam Coppola said. “Our clients here in Canada are using Rimon attorneys outside Canada and we have interest from other Canadian lawyers who are curious about Rimon as the new kid on the block.”
Mr. Charette graduated from University of Ottawa (Civil Law). Michael Kozub graduated from McGill University (LL.B. (Common Law) and B.C.L. (Civil Law), Concordia University (M.A. (Public Policy and Public Administration) and University of Calgary (B.A., Political Science and French).
Rimon has 45 offices across five continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation. The firm has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America’s most innovative law firms. The firm’s Managing Partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers.