TEAM

MARTIN J.
EDWARDS

Direct Line:
418-266-3078
Fax:
418-688-3458

Quebec

BIOGRAPHY

Partner
Martin J. Edwards practises both in the English and French languages, in civil law, real estate, commercial law and banking, as well as in life and disability insurance. His practice also includes setting up and realizing security interests. 
 
He advises corporations and financial institutions and represents clients in court. 
 
Representative work
  • Participated in drafting and setting up security documentation, leases and other agreements for a major tire retail sales and distribution network.
  • Provided legal services for the sale of a major insurance brokerage firm.
  • Developed the franchising documentation of a sports equipment retail sales network.
  • Provided legal services for the reorganization and restructuring of a corporation having in excess of a thousand shareholders, particularly with respect to the Autorité des marchés financiers.
  • Provided legal services in respect of turnaround or realization activities on behalf of a bank and participated in financings on behalf of financial institutions.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Association de planification fiscale et financière

EDUCATION

  • Université Laval, LL.B., 1976
  • St. Thomas University, B.A. in sociology, 1973
  • Member of Quebec Bar since: 1977

 

An independent law firm, offering the full range of legal services to business. More than 200 lawyers in Montreal, Quebec City, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivières and Ottawa. Member of the World Services Group, an international network of service firms with offices in more than 115 countries.