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Lavery Lawyers | June 2021
Canada

On May 4, 2021, the Government of Canada, the Government of Québec, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Ivanhoé Cambridge announced the formation of a consortium of investors that will make $120 million available to co-ops, non-profit organizations (NPOs) and housing agencies for the construction or renovation of affordable housing. The Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation, Fondaction, the Mirella and Lino Saputo Foundation and the J ...

Lavery Lawyers | July 2020
Canada

On July 7, 2020, Golo Mobile Inc., a company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange that specializes in eco-delivery in large business centres, announced the acquisition of Walter Innovations Inc., a building automation technology start-up that has created a solution to connect property managers and residents of condominiums and apartment buildings. A Lavery team composed of Étienne Brassard, Éric Lavallée and Jean-François Maurice represented the selling shareholders of Walter Innovations Inc ...

Lavery Lawyers | March 2020
Canada

In January, Soccer Québec and the Montreal Impact announced a partnership to boost the popularity and quality of Quebec soccer. Lavery had the opportunity to support Soccer Québec in reaching this agreement, which is the first in Canada between a professional soccer club and a provincial sporting federation ...

Lavery, de Billy | October 2017
Canada

Lavery and Fondation Montréal inc. are pleased to announce the creation of the Lavery AI Grant offered to start-ups in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Valued at $15,000, grant winners will also have access to the full range of services provided by Fondation Montréal inc., as well as legal coaching by Lavery, tailored to the needs of young businesses in the artificial intelligence industry ...

Lavery, de Billy | September 2017
Canada

Montréal, September 07, 2017 – Lavery is pleased to announce the arrival of a new partner, Karine Joizil, who is joining the Litigation and Conflict Resolution group. Over the years, Ms. Joizil has developed an expertise in commercial and administrative law litigation as well as impressive experience in the areas of class actions, access to information and the protection of personal information ...

Lavery, de Billy | August 2017
Canada

Montréal, August 29, 2017 - Lavery is pleased to announce that a new team composed of two partners has joined its Litigation and Conflict Resolution group in the Québec City office. Judith Rochette, who joins the firm as a partner, is returning to her roots because she previously worked with Lavery for twelve years ...

Lavery, de Billy | April 2017
Quebec, Canada

Lavery is proud to announce that Ms. Anik Trudel has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the firm, effective immediately. Ms. Trudel has 30 years of experience in the professional services industry, including twenty as a lawyer in a prominent Canadian law firm and ten in public relations for major international firms. Lavery will benefit from her exceptional experience related to management issues and organizational transformation ...

Lavery, de Billy | November 2016
Canada

On November 1, 2016, Canopy Growth Corporation acquired Vert médical, a Quebec-based producer of medical marijuana. Lavery represented Vert médical in this file. Vert médical is a company that’s currently awaiting an authorized producer permit from Health Canada that will allow it to legally grow medical marijuana in its ultramodern plant in Saint-Lucien ...

Lavery, de Billy | August 2016
Canada

On 25 May 2016, Raphael Schachter, partner at Lavery and former president of the Lord Reading Law Society, had the honour to serve as the master of ceremonies of the Annual Human Rights Dinner organized by the Lord Reading Law Society ...

Lavery, de Billy | March 2016
Quebec, Canada

Montréal, le 10 mars 2016 — Pour la quatrième édition consécutive, Lavery est classé premier cabinet d’avocats régional du Québec par Canadian Lawyer. Cette reconnaissance, également obtenue en 2010, 2012 et 2014, découle d’un sondage réalisé par ce magazine pour déterminer le positionnement des principaux cabinets d’avocats ...

Lavery, de Billy | March 2016
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, March 10, 2016 — Lavery has topped Canadian Lawyer’s 2016 list of regional law firms in Quebec, maintaining its #1 ranking for the fourth edition in a row. This recognition, which Lavery also received in 2010, 2012 and 2014, is based on the results of a survey conducted by the magazine to rate the main law firms in Quebec ...

Lavery, de Billy | March 2016
Quebec, Canada

Montréal, le 7 mars 2016 — Lavery est fier d’annoncer l’arrivée de Me Isabelle Briand au sein de son groupe de Litige et règlement des différends où elle pratiquera le droit criminel et pénal, en plus de joindre les rangs de l’équipe multidisciplinaire sur l’Intégrité d’entreprise du cabinet ...

Lavery, de Billy | March 2016
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, March 7, 2016 — Lavery is proud to announce that Isabelle Briand has joined its Litigation and dispute resolution group wherein she will practice criminal and penal law, in addition to joining the firm’s multidisciplinary Corporate and Business Integrity team. Until recently, Ms. Briand was leading the Bureau de lutte à la corruption et à la malversation (BLCM) whose members were imbedded in the Unité permanente anticorruption (UPAC) ...

Lavery, de Billy | February 2016
Quebec, Canada

Montréal, le 19 février 2016 - Lavery est fier d’annoncer que Me Eugène Czolij, associé du cabinet, se verra attribuer bientôt le titre de Docteur Honoris Causa de l’Université nationale « Polytechnique de Lviv » en Ukraine pour son travail exceptionnel en tant que président du Congrès Mondial Ukrainien. Ce titre lui est décerné afin de souligner son engagement et sa détermination à promouvoir les intérêts et l’euro intégration de l’Ukraine ...

Lavery, de Billy | February 2016
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, February 19, 2016 — Lavery is proud to announce that Eugene Czolij, a partner at the firm, will shortly receive an honorary doctorate from Lviv Polytechnic National University in Ukraine for his outstanding work as Ukrainian World Congress President. This title has been conferred on him to highlight his commitment and determination in promoting Ukraine’s interests and its Euro-integration ...

Lavery, de Billy | December 2015
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, December 8, 2015 – Lavery is pleased to announce that Laurence Bich-Carrière, one of its promising young lawyers, has won the international moot court competition of the “Conférence internationale des barreaux de tradition juridique commune (CIB)”, on December 3, 2015. Winner of the Young Bar of Montreal Oratory Competition in June 2015, Ms. Bich-Carrière was invited to represent the Bar of Montreal at the CIB which was held in Cotonou, Benin, from December 2 to December 5, 2015 ...

Lavery, de Billy | November 2015
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, November 30, 2015 – Lavery is pleased to announce that on November 26, 2015, Mr. Guillaume Lavoie, a business law partner at the firm, won the 2015 YBM Lawyer of the year in the Corporate Law category, at the “Leaders of tomorrow” YBM Gala held at the Rialto Theater. Given out by a committee of selected legal figures and members of the YBM Governing Council, this award highlights the quality and excellence a member of the Young Bar of Montréal has shown through his achievements ...

Lavery, de Billy | November 2015
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, November 20, 2015 – Lavery is pleased to announce that Mr. Guillaume Lavoie, a business law partner at the firm, has received the Rising Star Award given out by the Legal Lexpert Directory, during a gala that was held in Toronto on November 19, 2015. This Canada-wide contest pays tribute to lawyers under 40 who are considered rising stars in the legal profession in Canada ...

Lavery, de Billy | November 2015
Quebec, Canada

Montreal, November 18, 2015 – Committed to placing clients at the centre of all its actions, Lavery – the leading independent law firm in Quebec – recently appointed Jean-François Lévesque as Chief Client Officer for all its operations. Working closely with the managing partner and the board of directors, Mr. Lévesque will play a leadership role in the firm’s client-focused approach, business development, marketing, and communications ...

Lavery, de Billy | August 2015
Quebec, Canada

45 LAVERY LAWYERS INCLUDED IN THE 2016 EDITION OF THE BEST LAWYERS IN CANADA Montreal, August 24, 2015 – Lavery is pleased to announce that 45 of the firm’s lawyers have been listed as leading Canadian practitioners in their respective areas of expertise in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2016. "We are delighted that 45 lawyers of our firm are included in the 2016 edition of this prestigious directory ...

Lavery, de Billy | August 2015
Quebec, Canada

PATRICK A. MOLINARI, JACQUES PERRON AND ANDRÉ VAUTOUR OF LAVERY NAMED BEST LAWYERS’ 2016 LAWYERS OF THE YEAR Montreal, August 24, 2015 – Lavery is pleased to announce that Mr. Patrick A. Molinari, Mr. Jacques Perron and Mr. André Vautour have been named 2016 Lawyers of the Year by Best Lawyers, a peer-review legal publication. • Patrick A. Molinari has been named Lawyer of the Year 2016 Montreal, Health Law ...

Lavery, de Billy | July 2015
Quebec, Canada

DANIEL BOUCHARD AND PATRICK A. MOLINARI TO BE AWARDED LAWYER EMERITUS DISTINCTION BY THE BARREAU DU QUÉBEC Montreal, July 17, 2015 - Lavery is pleased to announce that Me Daniel Bouchard, Managing Partner of the Quebec City office, and Me Patrick A. Molinari, legal counsel, will be awarded the Lawyer Emeritus (Ad. E.) distinction by the Barreau du Québec during a ceremony to be held in October 2015 ...

Lavery, de Billy | June 2015
Quebec, Canada

Sylvain Provencher and Claude Villeneuve of Lavery Appointed to the Superior Court of Quebec Montreal, June 23, 2015 — Lavery is pleased and proud to announce that to Sylvain Provencher and Claude Villeneuve have been appointed to the Superior Court of Quebec as judges for the district of Bedford. Their nominations took effect June 19, 2015. Sylvain Provencher A native of Coaticook, Mr ...

Lavery, de Billy | June 2015
Quebec, Canada

NEWS RELEASE 18 Lavery partners ranked in the 2015 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory Montreal, June 22, 2015 — Lavery is pleased to announce that 18 partners of the firm are ranked among the leading practitioners in Canada in their respective practice areas in the 2015 edition of Thomson Reuters’s Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory is the most comprehensive publication to legal talent in the country ...

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