Claude is a partner who practises in the areas of corporate/commercial, product liability, competition and construction litigation. A significant focus of Claude’s practice involves class action defence litigation. Claude has appeared before all levels of courts in Québec, as well as the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. He has also acted in many arbitration hearings, both as counsel and arbitrator. Claude represents a wide range of clients such as manufacturers, financial institutions, transportation companies, franchisors, telecommunications companies, food conglomerates, real estate companies and public corporations. Claude teaches the law of evidence at the Faculty of Law of Université de Montréal, as well as a course on civil liability at the Québec Bar School. He has been published widely in legal literature, having authored a number of books, articles and book chapters on class actions, the law of evidence and e-commerce law.