Practises exclusively in construction law and is a Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers. Normand has represented and counselled owners, professionals, general contractors, suppliers and specialized contractors before Québec courts in various construction law related issues. He is occasionally called to act as a mediator or as an arbitrator. He is often involved in procurement processes including those related to PPP-type projects and in drafting and negotiating terms and conditions of various forms of construction contracts. He has acted as counsel for the Québec Order of Engineers during the public enquiry following the Concorde overpass collapse in Laval, Québec. He is frequently solicited to give seminars and conferences on various construction law topics and is a construction law columnist for industry periodicals. Normand holds a Bachelor of Engineering (civil) degree from McGill University and a LLB degree from Université de Montréal. He was called to the Québec Bar in 1990. He is a member of the construction law section of the Canadian Bar Association (President of the executive committee in 2010 and 2011 for the Québec division); the Québec Order of Engineers; and the Infrastructure Council.