Irene Choe is a partner in Gowling WLG's Toronto office and a member of the corporate practice group. Her practice focuses on public-private-partnership (P3) and other energy and infrastructure projects, M&A transactions and general corporate matters.
Having significant international experience, Irene has represented clients located in Canada, the US, Korea and around the globe on transactions in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Irene regularly drafts, negotiates and advises clients on purchase and sale agreements, shareholder agreements, joint venture agreements, projects agreements, design-build / construction contracts, O&M agreements, EPC/EPCM contracts and a variety of other complex commercial contracts.
Irene has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (2021, 2020, 2019) for corporate mid-market and infrastructure law, Lexpert Special Edition – Infrastructure (2020, 2019) and Lexpert Special Edition – Energy (2019).
From 2008-2011, Irene practiced as a senior associate in the Energy, Mining and Infrastructure Group, Corporate Law Department, of a major international law firm in London, UK.
Irene is fluent in English and Korean.