Mathieu Piché-Messier is the Regional Leader of the Commercial Litigation Group in BLG's Montréal office. He focuses his practice on commercial litigation. He has significant experience in both civil and commercial litigation, particularly in the areas of commercial fraud, high technology, industrial espionage, identity theft, competition law, entertainment law and intellectual property rights. Mathieu was a member of the parliamentary committees of the National Assembly responsible for reform of the Québec Code of Civil Procedure. He was recognized by his peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition (and since 2015) of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Corporate and Commercial Litigation), and in the 2018 (and since 2013) edition of Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as a Local Litigation Star: Québec and a Litigation Star: General Commercial. He was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL) in 2018. Mathieu was called to the Barreau du Québec in 1998.