Pallett Valo Grows Its Business Law Practice With New Senior Lawyer Hire

Published on: June 2024 | News

Ryan Azotini

Pallett Valo LLP is growing its already established Business Law practice by welcoming Ryan Azotini, previously Senior Counsel at the Bank of Montreal.

Ryan is a corporate and private funds lawyer with extensive expertise in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities, risk management and corporate governance.

With significant experience from both private practice and in-house roles in financial services, Ryan advises domestic and international clients on a wide array of corporate, commercial and regulatory matters across various industries.

Clients turn to Ryan for guidance on acquisition financing, joint ventures, transaction structuring and buy-outs. He assists domestic and foreign businesses with acquisitions, divestitures, fund formation and private equity raises, secured financings, joint ventures, partnership arrangements, equity investments and the drafting of relevant agreements.

In addition, he advises public company clients on new stock exchange listings, private placements, take-over bids and IPOs, and regularly advises clients on continuous disclosure obligations, stock exchange rules and procedures and securities regulatory issues.

Matthew Kindree, Head of Pallett Valo’s Business Law Practice said, “We are excited to welcome Ryan Azotini. His unique background with experience in private practice and as in-house counsel will add tremendous value to our business law team.”