Jean Houle, partner, has 44 years’ experience practising labour and employment law. He has worked with companies of all shapes and sizes in the private, public, and broader public sectors. Mr. Houle’s clients benefit from his vast litigation experience before administrative and law courts, particularly in occupational health & safety. Mr. Houle has served as employer spokesperson and strategy and planning counsel during collective bargaining. He has also managed medium and long-term human resource planning, as well as general labour relations for various businesses. Mr. Houle also represents employers during legal disputes over pension account surpluses. Recognized as one of the country’s leading practitioners in labour law, employment law and occupational health & safety law, he is listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada and in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory.