3500 De Maisonneuve Blvd W, Suite 1400, Pl Alexis Nihon, Twr 2, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 2001 (QC)
The key areas of Raphaël’s practice are commercial, administrative, and municipal litigation, class actions, injunctions, and cases involving fraud. A lead lawyer on several complex cases, including class actions, and several multimillion-dollar cases, he represents public entities suing contractors for fraud and collusion. He is the author of a book on abuse of procedure published in 2014 and is frequently cited by the courts on this topic. His extensive experience in administrative law and corporate and commercial litigation has earned him recognition from Canada’s major legal publications such as Lexpert®, The Best Lawyers in Canada, as well as Benchmark Litigation. A former administrative law teacher at the Québec Bar School, he holds a master’s degree on the subject. He joined IMK in 2015 after practising for 15 years with a national firm.