1000 De La Gauchetière St W, Suite MZ400, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 1989 (QC)
Partner in the firm’s Litigation group. Practice focuses on commercial and civil litigation, and more specifically on complex technical litigation and product liability. Also specializes in defending class actions, particularly pharmaceutical class actions, and environmental litigation. Skilled in statutory penal law and has pleaded before numerous administrative tribunals and arbitration boards. Led cases in various fields, including technology and IP, administrative and constitutional law, and expropriation. Managed contractual and unfair competition disputes. Experience includes lawsuits relating to manufacturers’ liability and the Consumer Protection Act. Extensive experience in health law, professional liability, and disciplinary law. Past chair of the Environmental Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association’s Quebec Branch and member of the Defense Research Institute. Recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Canada as a leading practitioner in the defence of product liability-related claims. Listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading lawyer in environmental law, in Benchmark Canada as a Litigation Star, and in LMG Life Sciences as a Product Liability Star. Named Canadian Product Liability Attorney of the Year by LMG Life Sciences in 2020. Called to the Quebec Bar in 1989.