Bar Admission 2018
Law degree, Université de Montréal (LLB)
A Montreal lawyer, Philippe practices mainly in business, commercial and corporate law, working with his colleagues on a wide variety of files. He is particularly interested in the drafting of business and commercial contracts as well as mergers and acquisitions transactions.Read more
Throughout his career, Philippe has had the opportunity to work closely with many small and medium-sized businesses. From the establishment of corporate structures to the purchase and sale of businesses, including the drafting of various contracts, he has acquired experience in accompanying his clients to the completion of their projects. A great sportsman, his more than twenty years of participation in sports competitions have developed his discipline, his rigor and his team spirit.
Philippe is appreciated for his enthusiasm, his analytical mind and his professionalism.
- Business Contracts
- Business Law
- Commercial Contracts
- Commercial Law
- Corporate Law
- Franchise Law
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Purchase and Sale of Business
- Shareholder Agreements
- Transactional Law
Having worked in partnership with several small and medium-sized businesses, I am able to understand their needs and apply myself to find the most appropriate solutions.
I take to heart the realization of our clients' various projects and consider myself privileged to contribute to their realization.
Community involvement is essential. In addition to providing necessary assistance, it is truly enriching for those who practice it. It is for this reason that I have been involved, since my youth, as a volunteer in various amateur sports organizations. In addition, in association with the Young Bar Association of Montreal, I regularly participate in the Juri-Conseil aux entreprises program by discussing on a voluntary basis with entrepreneurs, whether they are starting up or expanding their projects, their concerns and the various legal issues that concern them.
January 1st, 2024 : Increase in official Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) fees - The countdown has begun
To reduce its structural deficit, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) has decided to increase most of its official fees for patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial designs, geographical indications, official marks, and integrated (…)
Labour and Employment
An admitted fault is half forgiven
On January 2nd, 2023, an arbitrator confirmed that soliciting colleagues to participate in a pyramid scheme and lying to his employer on the matter constitutes sufficient grounds to justify the dismissal of an employee.
New Year… new rules for Quebec enterprises in terms of corporate transparency!
The Act mainly to improve the transparency of enterprises, also known as Bill 78 (SLQ 2021, c 19) ("Bill 78") which was given assent on June 8, 2021 will finally come into force on March 31, 2023.
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