1000 de la Gauchetière St W, Suite 900, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 2000 (QC)
Mélanie Champagne is a partner in BLG’s Montréal office. An expert in medical and healthcare liability, Mélanie advises healthcare institutions and practitioners in such matters as establishment liability, legal psychiatric issues, consent to care, and interpretation of the legislative framework. Mélanie also provides counsel in healthcare risk management, personal health information and privacy, senior living and housing, family wealth counsel, and estates and trust litigation. She is co-founder and member, Executive Committee, Canadian Bar Association, Health Law Section, Québec Division. Mélanie is a frequent speaker and lecturer to administrators, lawyers, and students and has authored chapters in Law & Health Policy by LexisNexis, among others. She is very active in the community and is a long-time supporter of Fondation Dr Julien and Students In the Running.