Jean-François Landry

Lawyer - Montréal

Québec Bar 2015
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Jean-François Landry is a lawyer in the Montréal office of Langlois Lawyers. He practices administrative law and civil and commercial litigation, primarily in the areas of professional liability, the liability of directors and officers, and insurance coverage disputes.

He is also called upon to intervene in files involving injunctions, seizures and other extraordinary remedies.


LL.M., Master of Laws, in Commercial Law, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2016

J.D., Juris Doctor, Dalhousie University, 2014

LL.L., Licence in Law, University of Ottawa, 2013

B.Soc.Sc., Bachelor of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, 2013

Rankings & Recognitions

LL.M., with Merit, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2016


Representative Work

Professional liability
Has represented lawyers, architects, land surveyors, real estate brokers, evaluators and engineers in various professional liability lawsuits.

Insurance law
Has represented various insurers in coverage disputes involving the interpretation of insurance policies, particularly those used in the construction industry.

Administrative law – Professional orders – Extraordinary remedies
Has successfully represented professional orders, particularly in injunctive proceedings brought against their disciplinary bodies.




Other Publications

2017 – Canada: Quebec: A Warning on the Scope of a Lawyer’s Duty to Advise

2016 – Supreme Court of Canada Helps National Class Actions Become More Manageable

2015 – Coauthor, “Responsabilité civile des arpenteurs-géomètres” (Civil liability of surveyors), in JurisClasseur Québec, vol. “Responsabilité civile et professionnelle”, fasc. 30, Montréal, LexisNexis


Langlois Knowledge


2018 – Speaker, “L’élasticité du lien de causalité en responsabilité civile professionnelle au Québec” (The elasticity of the causal link in Quebec’s professional liability law), Cercle de l’assurance de dommages, Montréal, November 7, 2018


Since 2020 – Director of the Collège Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière Bouchard Foundation

2017 to 2019 – Member of the coordination committee of theatre supporters Philanthropes du premier acte, Théâtre du Rideau Vert

Professional Associations

Since 2016 – Member of the Canadian Maritime Law Association

Since 2015 – Member of the Young Bar of Montréal

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