François Fontaine
François Fontaine , AdE
(514) 847-4413
(514) 286-5474
1 Place Ville Marie, Suite 2500, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 1985 (QC)
Mr. Fontaine is a senior partner at Norton Rose Fulbright in Canada. He has a wealth of experience as a litigator and advocacy work in the area of civil, corporate and commercial litigation, including white collar crime, money laundering and regulatory investigations. Mr. Fontaine appeared before all Québec courts and the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as before various administrative tribunals. Mr. Fontaine devotes a significant portion of his practice assisting clients in the context of regulatory and internal investigations regarding business ethics and anti-corruption. He is also representing clients before the judicial courts on white collar cases in the context of criminal and penal charges against corporations and individual directors or executives as well as in the context of general corporate and commercial litigation, class actions and administrative proceedings (including injunctions and judicial review). He appears before both trial and appeal courts. Called to the Québec Bar in 1985. He is a member of the Québec Bar Association and is a former president of the Professional Training Committee (Québec Bar School).
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