François-David Paré practises in all areas of corporate, commercial and civil litigation. He acts in securities matters and shareholder disputes and was seconded to the legal department of a major Canadian investment dealer on two occasions. Mr. Paré has significant experience in successfully handling class action litigation, including consumer legislation–related claims, securities, pharmaceutical, product liability and civil liability. Mr. Paré is co-chair of our national class action team. He is also Montréal chair of our Canadian litigation group. He represents clients before Québec courts and regulatory authorities, and defends their interests in arbitrations and mediations.