1000 de la Gauchetière St W, Suite 900, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 1981 (QC)
Jean Saint-Onge’s practice focuses primarily on class actions, product liability, competition law, and environmental law. He has argued several precedent-setting cases and has represented multinational corporations in multi-jurisdictional and cross-border class actions. Mr. Saint-Onge is listed among the leading practitioners in the fields of Class Actions, Litigation – Product Liability in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. He is also listed in the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada and in the 2021 edition of Chambers Canada and in Best Lawyers in Canada 2021 in the area of Class Actions. His expertise in this area has also been recognized by his peers, with Mr. Saint-Onge named Lawyer of the Year for 2013 and again in 2018 – Class Action Litigation – Montréal by The Best Lawyers in Canada. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL), International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL), and Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). Prix de la justice du Québec Award (2007). Advocatus Emeritus (AdE) 2007.