Laurence Bourgeois-Hatto

Lawyer, Partner - Montréal

Québec Bar 2009


T +1 514 842 7853

Laurence Bourgeois-Hatto is a partner in the Langlois lawyers’ Montréal office. She practises primarily in the area of labour and employment law. She specializes in occupational health and safety matters regarding issues within the jurisdiction of the Administrative Labour Tribunal (ALT) as well as penal infractions prosecuted by the Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) (labour standards, employment equity and occupational health and safety board) that are heard in the Court of Québec’s Criminal and Penal Division.

Laurence also advises employers in connection with employment agreements, labour relations, collective agreement decrees and the protection of personal information. She has developed particular expertise with respect to labour relations in the construction industry.

She also has litigation experience, including in an important copyright case, injunction files and work stoppages in connection with strikes and lock-outs. Finally, she has been involved in collective negotiations on behalf of the Quebec government that culminated in the conclusion of a collective agreement for family day-care workers.

Laurence regularly appears before the courts in civil and penal matters, as well as before administrative tribunals such as the Administrative Labour Tribunal (ALT).

Before joining Langlois lawyers, Laurence practiced with a national Canadian law firm that she joined in 2008.

She practises law in both languages English and French.