Frédéric Paré is a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group, where he acts as lead counsel for many public and private companies in large and complex cases. His practice covers the full range of commercial law, including shareholder disputes, securities, transactional litigation, product liability and special remedies such as injunctions. Frédéric also has extensive experience in defending class actions of various kinds, regularly representing financial institutions, reporting issuers, telecommunications companies and OEMs (including on consumer protection, product liability and securities law issues). He also regularly acts as a strategic and legal advisor to a number of franchisors operating in various industry sectors. Frédéric has been involved in more than a hundred disputes relating to franchise law and real estate law. Frédéric is a seasoned and results-oriented litigator. He is pragmatic and advocates the implementation of innovative strategies, tailored to the client's business needs and objectives. Frédéric is regularly solicited at all phases of litigious matters, ranging from providing strategic advice to appearing before the courts.