We are proud to announce that Katherine Loranger and Elisabeth Neelin, lawyers and partners at our Montréal office, have been recognized, for the second year in a row, in Benchmark 40 & Under Hot List 2021. The extensive peer review process and career profile assessment acknowledge the outstanding achievement of North American partners aged 40 or younger, whose talent and adaptability have made them leading practitioners in their respective litigation fields.
We are pleased to announce that three newly called lawyers are joining the firm: Catherine Duguay-Blackburn, Marie-Laurence Goyette and Catherine MacLean. After successfully completing their six-month internship, these three talented lawyers have chosen to pursue their careers at Langlois.
We are pleased to welcome William Gagné to the labour and employment group in Montréal. William has a keen interest in all areas of labour and employment law, focusing his practice specifically on occupational health and safety matters, including compensation and cost allocation in matters involving workplace incidents and occupational hazard as well as offences occurring under the Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) jurisdiction.
We are proud to announce the appointment of Gabrielle Brochu, a partner at Langlois Lawyers, as a judge of the Quebec Superior Court for the District of Montréal. Gabrielle Brochu’s professional background is that of a great litigator. As a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and Board of Directors, Madam Brochu has combined a very high level of performance with a rich family life, a passion for teaching law and volunteer work in the community.
Langlois represented a leading producer of premium certified organically grown cannabis in a sale of assets
Langlois Lawyers represented The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. (TGOD), a leading producer of premium certified organically grown cannabis, in the sale of the majority of the assets of its Quebec subsidiary Medican Organic Inc. in Valleyfield (industrial and agricultural land, greenhouses, support buildings and related equipment) to Cannara Biotech Inc.
William D. Hart appointed as Honorary Chairman of the Board of Directors of the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Canada
On June 15, at its General Meeting, the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Canada (CCIFC) appointed William D. Hart, a partner at Langlois Lawyers, as Honorary Chairman and Honorary Member of the Board of Directors.