79 Wellington St W, Suite 3000, Box 270, TD Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1993 (QC); 2008 (ON)
Sylvie is one of Canada’s top litigators, recognized for her versatility representing clients across jurisdictions and industries, in all manner of disputes. She is one of the few counsel in Canada who actively defends class actions in both Québec and common law provinces and is known nationwide for her strong class action, product liability and corporate disputes experience. With a broad litigation practice and extensive experience defending class actions in all provinces across Canada both pre-certification and at trial, as well as on other disputes, Sylvie has a formidable track record supporting clients in their highest-profile disputes. Sylvie has been involved in a wide range of multi-jurisdictional class actions relating to banking, drugs and medical devices, price-fixing allegations, consumer complaints, civil liability, employment matters, securities, large tort and negligence. She regularly represents clients in the banking, tobacco, retail, technology, manufacturing, communication, railway, aviation and pharmaceutical industries. Sylvie has appeared before all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Sylvie leads Torys’ Class Action and Product Liability practices as well as the Montréal office.