Veronique Cohen

Associate

Veronique is an Associate in KRB’s M&A/Corporate and Commercial Group. Prior to joining the team as an Articling Student, she completed her legal studies at the University of Montreal where she participated in national securities moot competitions and was President of the Jewish Law Students Association, wherein she organized large fundraising events for the Montreal legal community.

Prior to beginning her career as a lawyer, Veronique worked at a boutique law firm specializing in corporate law and litigation, and later worked in-house in the contracts department of a global aerospace company. Her current practice focuses on M&A and other corporate and commercial transactions. Veronique helps clients navigate their deals and negotiate acquisition documents.

Veronique is a member of M&A Club Canada and the Lord Reading Law Society, attending various conferences and networking events bringing together legal professionals and allowing her up to keep up-to-speed with the latest legal trends.

Representative Work

Acted on behalf of the shareholders of a leader in services to healthcare brand owners in Canada in its acquisition by a Canadian-based private equity firm

Acted on behalf of a leading manufacturer of specialized chemical products in connection with the sale of its shares to a competitor

Acted on behalf of the world’s largest and most experienced independent SAP HR/payroll specialist in connection with its acquisition of a majority stake of the issued and outstanding shares of a competitor

Acted on behalf of a leading North American manufacturer and marketer of envelopes and provider of paper packaging solutions in connection with its strategic acquisition of all the assets of a competitor

Acted for Moka Financial Technologies Inc. in its acquisition by Mogo Inc.

Acted for the shareholders of WeCook in the strategic investment by Claridge Food Group of $40M in WeCook

Memberships

Quebec Bar

M&A Club Canada

Lord Reading Law Society

Areas of Expertise

Mergers and Acquisitions

Corporate and Commercial

Education

University of Montreal, J.D. (2020)

University of Montreal, LL.B. (2019)

China University of Political Science and Law (2017)

McGill University, B.A. – Sociology Major (Minor in Politics, Law & Society) (2016)

 

Year of Call

Quebec Bar (2021)