François (Frank) is a Partner in our Banking & 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 his clients’ situations, 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
Corporate & Commercial
Mergers & Acquisitions
University of Ottawa
Year of Call