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Eleonora Eusepi practises in the area of business law, with a focus on financial services and real estate.

Eleonora regularly assists clients in transactions involving the transfer, development, management and leasing of real estate property, including industrial and mixed used real estate property. Moreover, she advises clients in relation to financing transactions, more specifically with respect to asset-based lending, commercial lending, real estate financing, equipment financing and aircraft financing.

While studying at the Faculty of Law of the University of Montréal, Eleonora completed a summer semester at the China University of Political Science and Law.

Eleonora practises law in English and French, and is fluent in Italian, Spanish and Creole. She also has a working knowledge of German.

Professional affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association;
  • Commercial Real Estate Women Network;
  • Junior Bar Association of Montréal;
  • Young Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada;
  • Lawyers Without Borders Canada.

Representative work

  • She was part of the team that represented Investissement Québec in the acquisition of certain assets, including a railroad, located in Sept-Îles.

  • She was part of the team that represented Investissement Québec in the establishment of a loan granted to Nexolia Bioénergie for the purchase of an industrial site and factory of Fortress Paper in Lebel-sur-Quevillon.

  • She was part of the team that represented the Bank of Montréal, as lender, with respect to the establishment of the credit facilities in favour of Accent-Fairchild Group.

  • She was part of the team that represented Investissement Québec with respect to the establishment of the credit facilities in favour of La Coop Fédérée in the amount of $25,000,000.

  • She was part of the team that represented Allied Real Estate Investment Trust in the acquisition of Le Nordelec Property for an amount of $153,500,000.

  • She was part of the team that represented Allied Real Estate Investment Trust in the acquisition of the Redbourne Portfolio for an amount of $55,000,000.

  • She was part of the team that facilitated the financing of a known cement corporation in the amount of 1,1 billion dollars.

  • She was part of the team that counselled the City of Montréal it its role as the main secured creditor in the insolvency proceedings of BIXI.

Involvement

  • Co-chair of the event committee of CREW M, the Montreal chapter of Canadian Real Estate Women (CREW) Network;

  • Member of the executive committee of the Young Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada.

Publications

  • A banker asked US: changes to provisions regarding movable hypothecs on bank deposits in Québec;

  • A banker asked us: changes to provisions regarding security agents (fondés de pouvoir) in Québec;

  • Franchisors' obligations towards the franchisee in the context of a leasing transaction;

  • Rights of commercial tenants protected in Québec in enforcement proceedings against the lessor.

Contact

514 397-2601
eleonora.eusepi@bcf.ca

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Assistant(s)

Fatima Adkane

514 397-6699 #3341
fatima.adkane@bcf.ca

Montreal

25th Floor
1100 René-Lévesque Blvd West
Montreal, Quebec   H3B 5C9
CANADA
tel. : 514 397-8500
fax : 514 397-8515
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