Diane is a senior paralegal with more than 20 years of experience with banking, transactional, tax and financing operations. She sees to the preparation of agendas and closing documents, including documentation concerning mergers, acquisitions, rollovers, amendments to articles, continuances, dissolutions, estate freezes and extra-provincial registrations.
She also conducts minute book audits, prepares audit reports, and assists lawyers in bank financing transactions and matters relating to non-profit organizations. She conducts searches in public registers, including the Register of Personal and Movable Real Rights, the register under section 427 of the Bank Act, the docket, the public register of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy, the computerized records of the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Tax Court of Canada, the Enterprise Registrar (Québec) and Corporations Canada.
As the firm’s Director, Corporate Services, Diane implements administrative policies and processes and oversees the paralegals who support our business, real estate and commercial lawyers. She is an excellent mentor who always strives to make her team’s talent shine.