Lara’s practice is focused on corporate and commercial law. Lara has expertise managing small to mid-market mergers and acquisitions. Her skills include advising and negotiating on commercial transactions, drafting and implementing corporate reorganizations, commercial agreements, corporate financing, leasing and real estate financings. Lara collaborates closely with team members in implementing complex tax transactions as well.
In the scope of her practice, Lara has worked across multiple jurisdictions, both on a Canadian and international level.
Prior to joining Sweibel Novek Rabbat, Lara practiced with both a prominent corporate service provider, where she developed her corporate skills, as well as a national law firm, where she worked with a team on the largest private buyout in Canadian history.
Lara is a member of the Quebec Bar since 2010. She received her baccalauréat en droit from Université de Montréal in 2007 and her Honours Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Concordia University in 2004.
Lara is Chair of Events and Member, of the Board of Directors of the Lord Reading Law Society. She is also Corporate Secretary and on the Board of Directors of Art for Healing Foundation.