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Dino Mazzone is a corporate/ commercial attorney and a Partner at Mitchell Gattuso.
An Honours graduate of McGill University’s Faculty of Law’s National Programme, having obtained both his Civil (B.C.L.) and Common Law (LL.B.) degrees in 1992, Mr. Mazzone thereafter attended the Barreau du Québec and has been a member in good standing of the Bar since 1993.
Prior to joining Mitchell Gattuso, Mr. Mazzone worked in private legal practice, in private business and in the not-for-profit sector. In addition to his legal background, Mr. Mazzone was Vice-President for a well-known Quebec transport company and Executive Director of a reputable charitable foundation.
Mr. Mazzone has developed considerable expertise as a transactional lawyer in the field of mergers and acquisitions (with a strong emphasis in the retail sector) in local, national and cross-border matters. Throughout his career, Mr. Mazzone has also developed core knowledge in shareholder/ partnership agreements, licensing arrangements and franchising, having represented some of the leading franchisors in North America. Over 25 years, Mr. Mazzone’s key focus and clientele has been small-to-medium-sized companies, and he has regularly been a trusted business advisor and counsel to Boards of Directors.
Mr. Mazzone is a past President of the National Italian American Bar Association (NIABA), and is NIABA’s first and only Canadian national chairman in its history. As a result of this nearly 20-year relationship with NIABA, Mr. Mazzone has developed an impressive network of legal, business and political contacts in the United States.
Mr. Mazzone is a municipal Councillor in the Town of Montreal West, responsible for the Public Security and Special Projects Fundraising portfolios. This is Mr. Mazzone’s third political mandate, having won municipal elections in 2005, 2009 and 2017. Active in the political arena, Mr. Mazzone was also the principal Montreal organizer for both the Kevin O’Leary and Maxime Bernier campaigns for the leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada. And for nearly 20 years, Mr. Mazzone has been a regular contributor of a weekly legal radio segment heard every Sunday morning on CJAD 800 AM Montreal called “The Law of Our Land”.
Mr. Mazzone is married to his wife Barbara, herself a lawyer, and is father to his three amazing boys, Julian, James and David.
- Barreau du Québec / Quebec Bar Association (1993)