Stefan Nasswetter Associate


Speaks:  English, French


Primary office:  Montréal




Stefan Nasswetter

Stefan Nasswetter is an associate in Gowling WLG's Montréal office, practising in the firm's Business Law Group.

He focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions of private corporations, as well as on the drafting and negotiation of various technology and IT-related agreements.

Stefan is involved in the negotiation of various agreements pertaining to technology development, implementation or transfer of technologies, strategic alliances, joint ventures, service outsourcing, software as a service (SaaS) and web hosting.

He also advises numerous clients in the technology, manufacturing and tourism sectors with respect to their day-to-day needs.

Before studying law, Stefan studied commerce and business administration at Concordia University (John Molson School of Business). After being called to the Québec bar in 2013, he began his practise at a major law firm in the province. He continued working as a lawyer while pursuing his studies, and completed a master's degree in business law at Université de Montréal in 2017. His thesis focused on the specific challenges surrounding the RFP process in the private sector.

Stefan practises law in English and French.

Memberships

  • American Bar Association

Representative Work

  • Assisted a seller in the sale of a technology company (FinTech - financial services) valued at approximately 100 M$.
  • Assisted a buyer in the acquisition of a manufacturing company valued at approximately 65 M$.
  • Assisted a buyer in the acquisition of an insurance company valued at approximately 75 M$.
  • Assisted a seller in the sale of a manufacturing company valued at approximately 15 M$.
  • Assisted a seller in the sale of a retail company valued at approximately 6 M$.
  • Assisted a seller in the sale of a technology company valued at approximately 8 M$.
  • Assisted a buyer in an asset transaction to acquire a manufacturing and distributing company valued at approximately 25 M$.
  • Assisted a seller in the sale of a distributing company valued at approximately 25 M$.
  • Assisted a buyer in the acquisition of commercial buildings valued at approximately 150 M$.
  • Negotiated a technology implementation agreement for a multinational company.
  • Drafted and negotiated service agreements (software as a service).
  • Drafted and negotiated IT development agreements.
  • Drafted and negotiated RFP documents in the private sector.
  • Assisted a buyer in the acquisition of a technology services company valued at approximately $55 M;
  • Assisted a buyer in the acquisition of technology company valued at approximately $55 M;
  • Assisted Home Hardware Stores Limited in its acquisition along with Groupe Turcotte of 21 stores and distribution centers of Quebec-based home improvement retailer Patrick Morin Inc. a $400 million transaction.