With a dedication to my clients’ success, I leverage my extensive experience, encourage collaboration, and apply comprehensive legal knowledge to support them in reaching their objectives.
With over 45 years of experience in the legal realm, Daniel specializes in business transactions such as merger and acquisition transactions, financing, corporate law, energy law (electricity), mining law, and infrastructure. He also offers international advisory services.
In his international practice, Daniel Bénay has played a pivotal role as a counsel in the development and implementation of hydroelectric projects in Madagascar, bank restructuring, and securities legislation in Cameroon, reform of security law in Vietnam, Cambodia, El Salvador, and Morocco, as well as the execution of privatization projects in Haiti.
Daniel has practiced in a number of major law firms, including as a partner in the business law group of a national law firm for over 30 years.
Daniel Bénay was profiled in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, as a leader in the area of Energy (Electricity) and he was rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Directory for the same area of expertise. He also appeared as leading lawyer in natural resources law in the Best Lawyers in Canada directory, and was recognized as a leading lawyer in energy in the special edition of Canada’s Leading Energy Lawyers by Lexpert published in 2014.
Throughout his practice, Daniel has presented numerous conferences and published articles on various business and corporate law topics.