François (Frank) is a Partner in KRB’s Banking and Finance Group practicing in the areas of corporate/commercial and real estate law with a focus on secured financing, M&A and real estate acquisition and development. He has acted for a wide array of clients, including major financial institutions, private lenders, crown corporations and mid-market Canadian companies. Frank has extensive business experience, which allows him to uniquely understand his clients’ specific legal needs. He has a demonstrated ability to explain complex issues and bring clarity and direction to client’s situation, offering sound and practical recommendations.
Prior to joining KRB, Frank practiced law with a prominent national law firm. He attended the University of Ottawa, where he studied business and political science before completing his studies in law.
Acted for a major Canadian bank in connection with the financing of a commercial real estate acquisition and development in Ontario
Acted in the acquisition by a Canadian publicly traded company of an information technology company in the health services industry
Acted for a major Credit Union in financing the expansion of a retail coffee franchise across Ontario
Law Society of Ontario
Areas of Expertise
Banking and Finance
Corporate and Commercial
Mergers and Acquisitions
University of Ottawa, LL.B. (2001)
Year of Call
Law Society of Ontario (2004)