1501 McGill College Ave, 26th Fl
Montréal, QC H3A 3N9
Phone: (514) 841-6406
Fax: (514) 841-6499
E-mail: gdupont@dwpv.com

Senior Partner in the litigation, investigations, white collar defence & taxation practices. Co-heads Montréal litigation practice. Extensive experience in complex, high stakes litigation. Appeared at all levels of Canadian courts, including Supreme Court, in a number of leading cases, in a wide range of areas. As lead counsel, successfully argued BCE Inc.'s appeal before Supreme Court relating to a $52-billion take-over by Teachers’ Consortium, widely considered to be one of the most important commercial cases ever decided in Canada. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers; member, American Law Institute (one of very few Canadians earning this honour since 1923); Avocat émérite (bestowed by the Barreau du Québec on distinguished members); Order of Merit from University of Ottawa; recipient of Tax Court of Canada medal for outstanding services to the Court. Among Canada’s leading litigation counsel in International Who’s Who of Commercial Litigators, Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Yearbook, Benchmark Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers and Economists, Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers, The Legal Media Group Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisers.

Year Called to the Bar:1976 (QC); 1983 (ON)
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