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News of the Firm Oct 1, 2019

Chambers Canada 2020: BCF Recognised in Corporate and Commercial Law

BCF has ranked favorably as “Highly Regarded in Corporate/Commercial Law - Québec” in the 2020 Chambers Canada Guide.

According to the guide, BCF stands out as an entrepreneurial firm with a widely felt presence in Québec, recognised for its focus on transactions and clients within the province. Best known for its involvement in mid-market M&A and private equity operations, the team also advises on venture capital financing, company incorporation, bankruptcy and insolvency. BCF advises clients across a wide range of industries, including technology, construction and mining. The firm also enjoys a particularly solid reputation for its representation of start-ups. BCF serves its clients from its offices in Montréal, Québec City and Paris.

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In addition, Jean Piette, Ad. E. was named Senior Statespeople in Environmental Law and has been described as the "father of environmental law in Québec". Mr. Piette is recognized as being one of the foremost authorities on environmental regulation, legislation and environmental litigation in the Québec market. He has extensive expertise in advising clients on environmental due diligence and compliance elements of transactions.


Chambers and Partners is internationally recognized for its high-level legal ranking. Lawyers and law firms that are named in the Chambers Canada guide are chosen after a rigorous process of research and interviews with a range of peers and clients. The final selection is based on well-defined criteria such as quality of service to clients, legal expertise and business acumen.

About BCF Business Law

With close to 500 employees, including 300 professionals, BCF Business Law is the go-to firm for business leaders, growing companies, and well-established global enterprises who have chosen Québec and Canada as a stepping stone for their growth and success. Setting us apart from the competition, our entrepreneurship has led us to earn Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the 14th year in a row.

BCF understands its clients’ commercial activities and is well-positioned to partner with organisations, from ambitious start-ups to well-established public and private companies, investment bankers, venture capital and private equity firms. Our team helps turn clients’ dreams into viable and innovative businesses by providing pragmatic and forward-thinking solutions. Striving for excellence, BCF has earned the trust of companies in all sectors of activity in Quebec, throughout Canada and elsewhere in the world.