Bar Admission 1990
Law degree, Université Laval (LLB)
A Quebec city lawyer, Marie-Élaine works in commercial litigation, bank collections and corporate finance.
She represents a diverse clientele ranging from small and medium-sized businesses to financial and multinational institutions, both in English and in French, before all Quebec courts.
In the winter of 2003, Marie-Élaine's social involvement earned her the distinction of being one of 150 emerging young entrepreneurs in the Quebec and Chaudière-Appalaches regions.
Marie-Elaine is a lawyer known for her timeliness. She is always able to deal with the emergencies of her clients with great quality.
- Business Financing
- Commercial Litigation
- Debt Collection
It has been 30 years now that litigation has been a part of my life. I am a court freak and advocating for my clients always gives me so much motivation and pleasure.
For several years now, I have been aware of the cause of diabetics as many members of my inner circle are affected by this disease. It is for this reason that I am involved as a member of the Board of Directors of the Diabetics of Quebec.
The College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents Starts its Activities
On June 28, 2021, Canada’s new College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents begins operations.
Immigration and International Mobility
Business Travel and COVID-19 Restrictions
For well over a year, businesses have been grappling with the effects of COVID-19 including the various travel restrictions imposed by provincial, federal, and foreign governments.
Requests for expedited examination of trademark applications: rights at risk and impact of COVID-19
The current average delay of the Canadian Intellectual Property Office ("CIPO") between the date of filing of a trademark application and its examination is 30 months.
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