Jean Fontaine is a partner and member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Restructuring & Insolvency Groups. His practice focuses principally on the areas of restructuring & insolvency and shareholders disputes. Jean has been involved in numerous cases where he either acted for the Defense or for the Plaintiff. Among other clients, he represents financial institutions, trustees, and public companies. He is a member of the Montréal office’s Management Committee. As such, he is actively involved in all management decisions of the office, including strategic orientations. He is also a member of the Montréal office’s Business Development and Gender Balance Initiative Committees. He is recognized in Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Restructuring/Insolvency, in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020 in Corporate and Commercial Litigation and Insolvency and Financial Restructuring, and in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Insolvency & Financial Restructuring and Corporate Commercial Litigation.