McCarthy Tétrault’s David McAusland Named Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Directors

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Montréal, January 17, 2020 — Combining executive experience and corporate legal expertise, McCarthy Tétrault counsel David McAusland has been named a 2020 fellow with the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD). The ICD Fellowship Awards are the highest distinction for corporate directors in Canada and are presented annually to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Canadian enterprises and not-for-profit organizations by bringing sound corporate governance to boardrooms across the country.

“Known for his client focus and leadership, David joins an elite group of prominent directors with this distinguished fellowship. His expertise and contributions to Canadian boardrooms make him an essential choice for organizations facing strategic change,” said Karl Tabbakh, Managing Partner for the Québec region.

David advises corporations, shareholders and entrepreneurs on strategic challenges and significant value-at-stake issues and opportunities, major transactions as well as governance matters. He is recognized as a leading corporate lawyer, business advisor and director with broad international experience, and has been the architect of numerous large, innovative and precedent corporate transactions and development strategies. He currently holds corporate director positions with multiple organizations across a range of industries, including retail, telecommunications and private equity.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London, UK.

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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