Danielle Gauthier is a partner with expertise in labour relations, information and privacy, as well as occupational health & safety law. Ms. Gauthier has extensive experience representing clients before civil courts and administrative tribunals. She also supports clients that choose alternative methods of dispute resolution through negotiation and mediation. Her practice includes public and parapublic institutions, as well as retail and manufacturing companies in the private sector. Ms. Gauthier acts as counsel to employers facing new labour relations issues arising from changes to labour laws that have created new obligations in terms of human rights, accommodation, harassment prevention and increased responsibility for ensuring the health and safety of employees. She is a certified mediator of the Barreau du Québec in civil, commercial and labour mediation. In 2017, she completed her training as an arbitrator in civil and commercial matters.