Tasy Bascolias

Tasy Bacolias

Senior Associate


Tasy practises corporate commercial law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. He advises clients from a variety of industries, including:

  • artificial intelligence
  • aviation
  • e-commerce
  • energy
  • information technology
  • logistics
  • real estate

Before joining BLG, Tasy practised corporate and commercial law with a large firm in Montréal. He was also seconded at a globally-recognized professional services firm, where he focused on risk management in private and public procurement.

Tasy is fluent in English, French and Greek.


  • BLG acted as Canadian counsel for PE-backed Atlanta-based buyer, East West Manufacturing, LLC in its acquisition of all the assets of Groupe Varitron, Inc., a top five electronic manufacturing services (EMS) provider in Canada.
  • Acted for Day & Zimmermann of Canada Corporation, a provider of construction, engineering, maintenance, staffing, and defense solutions, on its strategic acquisition  of EMC Power Canada Ltd., provides specialized construction management and multi-discipline trade services for transmission and generation power sector clients.
  • Acted for Uniprix and its shareholders in its multi-million dollar acquisition by McKesson Canada by way of a CBCA plan of arrangement.
  • Acted for a major international producer and distributor in its multi-million dollar acquisition by an institutional investor.
  • Acted for an international logistics corporation in two strategic vendor-financed leveraged buy-outs.
  • Acted for a major international manufacturer in a $275,000,000 refinancing.
  • Acted for an international engineering and construction firm in a $45,000,000 refinancing.
  • Acted for an international high-tech corporation involved in a joint venture structured fund relating to a multimillion dollar financing deal involving governance, M&A, shareholder and unit holder issues.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member, Barreau du Québec

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, EBO Financial Education Centre, Income Tax Program, Ottawa

Bar Admission & Education

  • Québec, 2017
  • Ontario, 2017
  • J.D., University of Ottawa, 2016
  • LL.L., University of Ottawa, 2015
  • B.A., Concordia University, 2011