Lawyer - Quebec City
Élisabeth Lachance is a lawyer at Langlois lawyer’s Quebec City office. She practises primarily in the areas of insurance law, civil litigation and commercial litigation.
Élisabeth joined the firm in the summer of 2018 as a law student and completed her articling internship there as well.
During her academic career, she enrolled in a study session at the Law School of Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, in France, where she was able to perfect her legal drafting skills.
She has strong interest in Litigation and Dispute Resolution, and has represented Laval University’s Faculty of Law at the 41st edition of the Pierre-Basile-Mignault Moot Court Competition.
She practises law in both English and French.
LL.B., Civil Law, Université Laval, 2018
Rankings & Recognitions
Bachelor of Laws Admission Scholarship, Université Laval, 2015
2020 – “Commentaire sur la décision Anderson c. Intact, compagnie d’assurances – L’importance de l’obligation de collaboration de l’assuré réaffirmée” (Commentary on the decision in Anderson v. Intact – The importance of the insured’s obligation to cooperate reaffirmed), co-authored with Catherine Bourget, Repères, EYB2020REP2977, April 2020 (PDF in French only).
2020 – “Commentaire sur la décision Ferme Robert Séguin & Fils 2005 inc. c. Hobé – La violation du pacte de préférence : le rôle du courtier et l’évaluation du préjudice subi par l’acheteur” (Commentary on the decision in Ferme Robert Séguin & Fils 2005 inc. v. Hobé – Breach of the pact of preference: the role of the broker and assessment of the prejudice suffered by the buyer), co-authored with François Mainguy, Repères, EYB2020REP2935, April 2020 (PDF in French only).
2019 – “Avocat un jour, avocat toujours” (Once a lawyer, always a lawyer), co-authored with Victoria Lemieux-Brown, Proforma, Jeune Barreau de Québec, October 2019.
2019 – “Chronique – Les tenants et aboutissants de l’article 342 du Code de procédure civile” (The ins and outs of article 342 of the Code of Civil Procedure), co-authored with Victoria Lemieux-Brown, Repères, EYB2019REP2801, June 2019.
2019 – “Commentaire ‒ Gauthier c. Procureure générale du Québec – Poursuite pour agression sexuelle : qu’en est-il des répercussions post-acquittement?” (Comments ‒ Gauthier v. the Attorney General of Quebec ‒ Sexual assault prosecution: what about post-acquittal repercussions), in collaboration with Marie-Pier Auger, Repères, EYB2019REP2756, May 2019.
2019 – “Chronique – La gestion et la protection des renseignements personnels devant les tribunaux et organismes administratifs à l’ère numérique” (Management and protection of personal information before tribunals and other administrative bodies in the digital era), collaborated with Jean-François De Rico, Victoria Lemieux-Brown and, Élisabeth Breton, Repères, EYB2019REP2694, February 2019.
2019 – “Patrons de PME : n’ayez pas peur des comités consultatifs!” (SME managers: don’t be afraid of advisory committees!), co-authored with Cinthia Duclos and, Camille Bérubé-Lepage, Revue Gestion, vol. 44, No 1, 2019, pp. 100-103.
2018 – Involved in the preparation of “Section 59.1 of the Professional Code – Offences of a Sexual Nature: Stricter Sanctions and Management of Proceedings”, September 25, 2018 in Quebec and September 20, 2018 in Montréal, Langlois lawyers, presented by Victoria Lemieux Brown and Nathalie Dubé.
Since 2019 – Member of the Association des femmes d’assurance de Québec
Since 2019 – Member of the Jeune Barreau de Québec