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ÉRIC
Goulet

Title: lawyer, partner Year of call: 1996

Expertise: business law

Éric Goulet has been a lawyer and member of the Québec Bar since 1996. He has over 20 years’ experience in business law and has been a legal advisor and corporate secretary for five years for a company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) in the field of energy (electrical transmission systems), manufacturing, and the sale and distribution of continuously variable transmissions for recreational products and vehicles that don’t require a licence. The company operates mainly in the U.S., France, China, and India. Through his experience with this company, he has developed expertise in securities, contract negotiation, business acquisition and sale, trans-border transaction, finance, litigation management, and corporate governance, and public contract regulations and compliance for businesses.

Éric Goulet is valued for his availability, his listening skills, his patience, his efficiency, his dynamism, his openness and his legal advice always aimed towards pragmatic solutions and adapted to his client’s needs.

His fields of specialization include:

  • Energy
  • Manufacturing

Assistant: Annie Labbé

Expertise

  • Business law (public contracts, commercial law, corporate law, real estate law (sale, acquisition, and leasing), corporate financing, mergers and acquisitions, governance, foreign transactions)

Education

  • LL.L., University of Ottawa (1994)
  • Bachelor of Education (history), McGill University (1991)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Drummondville) (2016 to present)
  • Boudreau et associés (2013 to 2016)
  • Napec Inc. (TSX: NPC) (formerly Groupe CVTech Inc.) (2007 to 2012)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • “Quels sont les enjeux et défis de la gouvernance de demain?” a lunch & learn discussion with Michel Nadeau, executive director of the Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations (October 2016)

Associations, committees, boards

  • Chairman, board of directors, CVTech Inc. (2013-2018)
  • Member, of TAGlaw alliance (TAG Alliances)