Patrick Girard is a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. Patrick practises mainly in civil litigation with an emphasis on private international law, international arbitration and all areas of public litigation (administrative and constitutional law). Patrick is frequently consulted on regulatory or commercial energy matters and has given legal opinions on agreements involving the trading or generation of gas, hydro-electricity and wind turbines. Patrick has pleaded in front of all levels of Canadian jurisdiction, including the Québec Court of Appeal, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.
On June 5, 2018, Transurban (ASX: TCL) acquired 100% of the equity interests in the A25 toll road asset and concession in Montréal, from Macquarie Infrastructure Partners. Transurban has assumed responsibility for the management and operations of the A25.