Called to the Barreau du Québec (1983);
LL.B., Université Laval (1982).
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Éric Amyot practises in all areas of business law and more specifically in corporate and commercial law. He provides advice to foreign businesses at various stages of their operations, and representation at the regional level. Mr. Amyot is known for his expertise in negotiating, drafting and analyzing a variety of agreements on mergers and acquisitions, financing and security as franchising, distribution and licensing as well as agreements in venture capital matters.
Mr. Amyot also practices sports law, representing National Hockey League teams in salary arbitrations with their players.
Very active in his community, Mr. Amyot has contributed to Quebec City’s two attempts to host the Winter Olympic Games. He sat for seven years on the Board of Directors of the Carnaval de Québec and also sat on the Board of Sports internationaux de Québec. He is a founding member and director of the Regroupement d’affaires à vélo (RAV) and a director of the Rouge & Or cross-country skiing club.