Francine Legault

Lawyer, Partner - Montréal

Québec Bar 1993
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Francine Legault focuses her practice on occupational health and safety. More particularly, she represents clients before the conciliation and decision-making officers of 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) and the Administrative Labour Tribunal (ALT). She also represents the interests of employers before arbitration tribunals.

Francine taught “Législation en santé et sécurité du travail” (Occupational Health and Safety Legislation) at the University of Sherbrooke from 2000 to 2010. She also sat on the board of directors and the executive committee of the Canadian Mental Health Association. Furthermore, she is the co-author of “Le congédiement en droit québécois” and “14 Questions Frequently Asked in Quebec Labour and Employment Law”. 

Before joining Langlois lawyers, Mtre Legault practiced at a large national law firm, where she was a partner. Her professional carrer path also includes eight years working as a graduate nurse in a hospital environment.

She carries on her practice in both English and French.