Pierre-Yves Leduc is a partner and Head of the Securities Group. His practice focuses primarily in the areas of mergers & acquisitions (public and private), securities and corporate finance. His assignments have included acting as counsel to issuers and underwriters in public offerings and private placements and to corporations in acquisitions and divestitures. He advises both buyers and sellers on numerous take-over bids, going-private and restructuring transactions. He also advises on corporate governance matters.