Roberto is an associate in the firm's business law group. He is interested in developing a corporate commercial practice focusing on mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance. Roberto is also interested in assisting companies navigate complex regulatory issues, particularly in the privacy and cannabis spaces.
Roberto is a graduate of Western University's Ivey Business School and Western Law. In his spare time, Roberto enjoys playing soccer, cycling, travelling and trying new restaurants.
MAY 29 2019
Daniel LaPlante v. The Queen: Family Trusts and Corporate Transactions Gone Awry
Many trustees do not follow the legalities surrounding family trusts in corporate transactions. On a share sale transaction, the trustees (often one or both of the patriarch or matriarch of the business) purport to allocate sale proceeds received by the family trust to its beneficiaries (often children, grandchildren or other close relatives)...
DECEMBER 11 2018
Dividend Allocations to a Corporate Beneficiary Subject to Part IV Tax in a Share Sale Transaction
- Called to the Ontario Bar, 2019
- Western Law, JD, 2018
- Ivey Business School at Western University, Honours Business Administration, 2018