Jean Fontaine

Stikeman Elliott LLP

1155 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Fl 40
Montréal, QC H3B 3V2
Phone: (514) 397-3337
Fax: (514) 397-3487

Partner and Head of the Montréal Litigation and Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Restructuring Groups. Member of the Montréal office’s Management Committee, he is actively involved in all management areas of the Montréal office, including strategic orientations. Jean is a litigator and his practice focuses principally in the areas of insolvency and commercial litigation. Among other clients, he represents financial institutions, trustees and public companies. Recognized as a leading lawyer in restructuring and insolvency in IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms 2017, Chambers Canada 2017, Chambers Global 2016 and The Legal 500 Canada. Also included in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 in corporate and commercial litigation and insolvency and financial restructuring; The 2016 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and Legal Media Group's Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms 2016. Member of the Québec Bar, the Canadian Bar Association, the Insolvency Institute of Canada and the American Bar Association (litigation and insolvency). Called to the Québec Bar (1989).

Year Called to the Bar:1989 (QC)
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