Stéphane Pitre is Montréal's Regional Leader in BLG's Construction Group as well as the Insurance Tort Law Group. He is also a member of the Commercial Litigation Group, and Class Actions Group. Stéphane's practice is focused on construction, engineering, sureties and product liability, particularly in the areas of insurance, civil liability, commercial litigation and class actions. Stéphane's expertise in the field of construction includes legal hypothecs, surety and bonds, calls for tenders and bids and other aspects of claims by contractors. He is also experienced in issues relating to private international law. In that capacity, Stéphane has pleaded cases related to the jurisdiction of Québec judicial authorities and before all courts, including the Supreme Court. He was recognized in the 2018 edition of Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as a Local Litigation Star: Québec and a Litigation Star: Class Action, Construction, General Commercial, Product Liability. He was also selected by peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition (and since 2014) of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Construction Law). Called to the Québec Bar in 1999.