Pierre Permingeat

Senior Associate


Pierre has a robust practice focusing on a variety of corporate law issues. He advises private companies, not-for-profit organizations and charities on a wide range of matters.


Prior to articling with BLG, Pierre worked in the area of European Union law at a Brussels lobbying firm and summered with another major Toronto law firm. He practises in English and French.



  • Implements corporate reorganizations, acquisitions, mergers and divestitures.
  • Advises corporate directors, officers and corporations on fiduciary and corporate governance matters.
  • Negotiates and drafts various types of commercial contracts.
  • Incorporates and maintains non-share capital corporations.
  • Registers non-share capital corporations as charities.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Secretary of the Executive Committee, French Speaking Common Law Members Section, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, BLG Reads to Kids

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2015
  • LLB/BCL, McGill University, 2014
  • MA in European Political and Administrative Studies, Sciences Po Aix (France), 2011
  • BA in Political Science, Sciences Po Aix (France), 2010