Montréal, July 6, 2018 – Langlois lawyers continues to attract exceptional legal talent and is now pleased to welcome Caroline Deschênes as a partner in the litigation group in its Montréal office.
A seasoned litigator
With extensive experience in civil and commercial litigation and a keen interest in class actions, privacy issues, access to information, construction law, product liability and professional liability, Caroline is often called upon to represent a variety of corporations before courts of first instance and appeal in Quebec, as well as administrative tribunals.
In the course of her practice involving privacy matters, Caroline advises clients on issues regarding the collection, use, disclosure and trans-border transfer of personal information, as well as cyber-security, access to information and electronic communications.
She has acted in a number of class actions involving issues of pharmaceutical liability, consumer law and civil liability. She has also participated in proceedings involving insurers and professionals, particularly before disciplinary bodies.
“We are very enthusiastic about announcing the arrival of Caroline Deschênes in our Montréal office. She has high-level expertise in practice areas that are very strategic for our firm. Her contribution to our litigation group will be significant. We wish her a warm welcome!” – Jean-François Gagnon, chief executive officer of the firm.
About Langlois lawyers
With more than 140 professionals working in the Montréal and Quebec City metropolitan areas, Langlois lawyers is one of the largest law firms in Quebec. Together we offer a complete range of sophisticated legal services in a variety of areas such as construction law, energy and the environment, life sciences, information and communications technology (ICT), governance and ethics, civil and commercial litigation, labour and employment law, real estate law and business law. Langlois lawyers is ranked second among the top ten Quebec law firms by Canadian Lawyer magazine.
Marie-Eve M. Garant
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