Stefan Nasswetter Associate


Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2013 - Quebec


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 conventions 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 earned a degree in commerce and business law from 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.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2017

    • Education
       2017
      Université de Montréal, LL.M. in Business Law
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
       2014
      Coupe du Bâtonnier - Best team in the Pierre-Basile-Mignault moot court competition
  • 2013

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2013
      Year of Call, Quebec
    • Community
       2013
      Teaching assistant for the Pierre-Basile-Mignault moot court competition at the Université du Québec à Montréal
  • 2011

    • Education
       2011
      Université du Québec à Montréal, LL.B.
    • Rankings & Awards
       2011
      Scholarship Université du Québec à Montréal - Best student in corporate law
  • 2010

    • Rankings & Awards
       2010
      SOQUIJ Cup - Second-best thesis in the Pierre-Basile-Mignault moot court competition
  • 2006

    • Education
       2006
      Concordia University (John Molson School of Business), Studies in commerce and business administration

Memberships

  • American Bar Association

Previous speaking engagements

Insights & Resources

On-demand webinar
29 April 2020 COVID-19: Deal dynamics for M&A transactions arising out of the pandemic CLE/CPD:1 hour of Substantive credits toward the mandatory annual CPD requirement of the Law Society of Ontario.

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.