Lawyer - Montréal
AndréAnne Fortin practises civil and commercial litigation in the Montréal office of Langlois Lawyers. Her practice focuses on complex litigation involving commercial law issues, as well as corporate and securities matters. She also practises in bankruptcy and insolvency.
AndréAnne represents our clients’ interest before the Quebec and federal courts and various administrative tribunals. AndréAnne has particular experience in shareholders litigation, oppression remedies, regulatory investigations from the Autorité des marchés publics (AMP), and plans of arrangement and pension plans governance, in addition to her general experience in civil and commercial litigation.
M.B.A, Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección de Empresa, 2012
L.L.B., Université Laval, 2011
Rankings & Recognitions
Jacques-de-Billy Scholarship, 2011
Fonds Raymond-Garneau Scholarship, 2011
Dean’s list, Faculty of Law, Université Laval, 2011
Representation of private corporations or shareholders in connection with an oppression remedy.
Plans of arrangement
Representation of large public corporations in the context of plans of arrangement under the CBCA and the QBCA.
Representation of corporations, either in demand or defence, in the context of injunctions proceedings.
Bankruptcy and insolvency
Representation of creditors in bankruptcy or arrangement proceedings.
Regulatory investigation from the AMP
Representations of public corporations in the context of regulatory investigations from the Quebec’s Autorité des marchés publics (AMP).
Defense of individuals facing charges of insider trading.
2016 – “Chronique – La preuve en matière de délits d’initié devant les tribunaux administratifs spécialisés à la lumière des développements jurisprudentiels récents” (The evidence of insider trading before specialized administrative tribunals in the light of recent jurisprudential developments), La Référence, Éditions Yvon Blais
2013-2014 – Collaborative update to JurisClasseur Québec ‒ Valeurs mobilières, Fascicule 14, LexisNexis
2021 – “Rôle des administrateurs et du conseil : délimiter leurs devoirs et responsabilités” (The role of directors and the board: defining duties and responsibilities), client training presented as part of Langlois Lawyers’ Corporate Litigation webinar series, September 23, 2021
Since 2014 – Member executive committee, Young Directors of the Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations (IGOPP)
2013-2014 – Participation in the IGOPP Young Directors Governance Training Program
2011 – Teaching Assistant in Legal Research and Writing, Université Laval
2011 – Teaching assistant, Université Laval
2010-2011 – Clerk to the Honourable Justice Guy Gagnon at the Québec Court of Appeal
Association des MBA du Québec
Since 2013 – Canadian Bar Association
Since 2013 – Young Bar of Montreal