Langlois Proudly Announces the Arrival of a New Partner in Its Business Law Group in Quebec City

Montréal, April 10, 2018 – Constantly dedicated to better responding to the needs of its business clientele, Langlois Lawyers is pleased to announce that Jean-Simon Deschênes has joined the firm’s business law group in Quebec City as a partner. 

A rainmaker well-versed in Quebec’s markets, Jean-Simon represents businesses and institutions in commercial transactions, mergers & acquisitions, corporate reorganizations and financings. 

He has advised and supported many Canadian and foreign clients in a variety of successful transactions in areas such as technology, entertainment, intellectual property, bank financing and professional services. 

A graduate of Laval University’s faculty of law and a member of the Quebec Bar since 2004, Jean-Simon also holds an Introduction to Chinese Law certificate from China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing. Before joining Langlois Lawyers, he practiced at a firm specializing in business law. 

“Quebec City and the surrounding area have an abundance of growth businesses with a variety of needs”, observed Jean-François Gagnon, Chief Executive Officer of Langlois Lawyers. “Jean-Simon is not only a dedicated and committed professional, but a highly skilled negotiator in any type of transaction. He is an enormous talent who will nicely complement our teams of specialists in Quebec City.” 

About Langlois Lawyers

With more than 140 professionals working in the Montréal and Quebec City metropolitan areas, Langlois Lawyers is one of the largest law firms in Quebec. Together we offer a complete range of sophisticated legal services in a variety of areas such as construction law, energy and the environment, life sciences, information and communications technology (ICT), governance and ethics, civil and commercial litigation, labour and employment law, real estate law and business law. Langlois Lawyers is ranked second among the top ten Quebec law firms by Canadian Lawyer magazine. 


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