Maxine Mongeon is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa and Calgary offices. Her practice includes corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity and venture capital, corporate and commercial matters, securities, and advising on corporate matters relating to banking, restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency, and real estate transactions.
Maxine has extensive M&A experience acting for and across from major Canadian, US and international private equity funds and strategic purchasers in various sectors, including technology, software, data centres, oilfield services, LNG, health care, retail, fitness, insurance, and manufacturing and distribution.
Maxine has experience in private equity fund formation with a particular focus on real estate funds, and regularly advises clients on their investments in private equity funds, venture capital investments and joint ventures, and how to protect and exercise their rights in such circumstances.
Maxine advises clients on general day-to-day corporate commercial matters, equity and debt financings, corporate governance, succession planning, corporate reorganizations, and works closely with many cross-border clients on “Doing Business in Canada”.
Maxine also has experience in public and exempt debt capital market transactions and advises public companies on continuous disclosure, equity and debt offerings, capital pool company and CSE listings, and qualifying transactions.
Maxine is fluent in both French and English.