Recent Cases Feb 1, 2023

Athos Commemorative Services Acquires Les Espaces Memoria Inc.

Athos Commemorative Services, the largest private network of funeral complexes in Quebec, recently acquired Memoria, a leading funeral services company in the greater Montréal area.

Memoria is a company from Quebec that is recognized for being a pioneer in the field of funeral services in Quebec, in particular by offering estate assistance services to the bereaved, by innovating in the design of funeral homes, and by creating ecological funerals and products with the ice urn ritual and the Jardin des mémoires. Memoria has developed its enviable expertise in the midst of all these changes. The goal of this partnership is to make these trends more widely known so that they can grow and become the new norm.

BCF is proud to have represented the sellers, Les Espaces Memoria Inc. (and its entities) in the selling of their shares to Athos Services Commemorative Services. The team was composed of Jean-Philippe Leduc, Sabrina Brosseau-Malo, Thomas Champagne, Lucas Sylvestre (Mergers & Acquisitions), Martin Sills, Valérie Charpentier (Financing), Kevin Vincelette (Employment & Labour), Mehrez Houacine, Alex Thivierge-Côté, Mathieu Gendron (Tax), Odette Nadon, Jonathan Coulombe (Environment), Alain Castonguay, Caroline Emond (Real Estate) Isabelle Landry, Audrey-Anne Béland, Charlotte Fortin (Municipal, Real Estate & Regulatory).

To read the press release, click here.