Lawyer, Partner - Montréal
Hubert Camirand practices primarily in the area of commercial litigation, handling a wide variety of matters, particularly shareholder disputes. He also practices banking law.
A seasoned and inventive pleader, he has successfully represented clients before both civil courts and administrative tribunals.
Because of his considerable experience in litigation file management, he is often called upon to supervise teams of pleaders in complex litigation files.
Hubert advises and represents a variety of clients, several of which operate in the construction industry, for whom he applies a strategic focus aimed at practical and effective dispute resolution. He also represents several firms involved in the development of new technologies, as well as others in the entertainment industry.
Throughout his career, Hubert has given conference presentations on various topics including the enforcement of legal hypothecs in the construction industry, the enforcement of conventional hypothecary security, potential pitfalls in shareholder agreements, directors’ liability and professional liability.
1983 - LL. B., Civil Law University of Sherbrooke
Areas of Practice
Hydro Mobile Inc.
In the context of a complex shareholder dispute following the application of a shotgun clause, brought several injunctions to compel the withdrawal of a shareholder. Also defended against an action brought by the withdrawing shareholder to enforce a hypothec on the shares of the operating company.
Represented this French company specialized in porcine genetics in a dispute between the shareholders of a pig breeding company.
2009 – Offers of financing and analysis of security, presented to senior management of Laurentian Bank
2008 – Offers of financing and taking security, presented to the Business Centre for the Nord-Ouest de l’Île de Montréal
2007 – The role of the expert in construction litigation, presented to the Faculty of Sciences and Engineering of Laval University, in conjunction with the Quebec order of professional engineers
2006 – Shareholder divorces and the use of the shotgun clause, presented to the Young Bar Association of Montréal
Since 2008 – Secretary, Hydro Mobile Inc.
2003-2006 – Member of the Langlois Kronström Desjardins board of directors
2003-2006 – Head of the Langlois Kronström Desjardins litigation practice area
Since 2000 – Director and Secretary of La Réplique Inc.
Since 1990 – Member of the Sélect Inc. business club (President of the board of directors from 1995 to 1996)