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Montréal, QC, H3B 1R1

+1 514 847 4784

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Practice area:

Arbitration
Class action
Commercial
Securities


Sophie Melchers practises mainly in the areas of commercial, corporate and securities litigation. She has represented clients before the Quebec courts and the Supreme Court of Canada in connection with disputed take-over bids, dissenting shareholder remedies, plans of arrangement, insider trading and market manipulation. 


Her broad knowledge in securities litigation also encompasses representation of reporting issuers and their officers in connection with investigations conducted by the AMF, Quebec’s securities regulator, into insider trading, market manipulation and continuous disclosure and their representation in defence before the Tribunal administratif des marchés financiers and the penal courts in proceedings instituted by the AMF.

 

Updated March 2022