Practises construction law and is experienced in mediation and arbitration proceedings. Clients seek his advice on the issuance of calls for tenders, on insurance questions and insurers’ claims for losses on construction sites. He counsels clients regarding construction bonds, legal hypothecs and claims for additional costs incurred during construction projects. His advocacy experience includes both trial and appellate levels and arbitrators. He is a Fellow and former president of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Construction Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association, Québec branch, as well as being the latter's former president. He is often invited to address audiences on various issues pertaining to construction law. Louis-Michel has been involved in many large-scale construction projects and is recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of Construction Law as well as The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and Chambers Canada. Louis-Michel has also been selected as Lawyer of the Year – 2017, in Construction Law –Montréal by The Best Lawyers in Canada, as Litigation Star – Construction Law by Benchmark Canada and received the Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished Rating in 2016 and 2020.
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