Lexpert® Rising Stars 2020 – Leading Lawyers Under 40

Catherine Biron and Jean Patrick Dallaire named Rising Stars by Lexpert® Magazine

Montréal, November 16, 2020 – We are delighted to announce that Catherine Biron and Jean Patrick Dallaire, have been named Rising Stars: Leading Lawyer Under 40 by Lexpert® Magazine.

“Well-known for her outstanding approach with clients, Catherine is a model of dedication and professional excellence. Jean Patrick is a brilliant lawyer who is well-respected among his peers and all stakeholders in the industry he represents. In addition to recognizing the added value they offer their clients, the firm and the legal community, these Rising Stars awards attest to our colleagues’ legal expertise,” stated Jean‑François Gagnon, CEO at Langlois Lawyers.” 

Catherine Biron, CHRP, lawyer and partner in the labour and employment law group, advises and represents businesses in all aspects of labour and employment law. She acts for unionized and non-unionized businesses, both provincially and federally, whether they are SMEs or large corporations. Catherine has been involved in labour relations for over ten years and is recognized for her practical approach and her handling of complex and sensitive cases.

Jean Patrick Dallaire, lawyer and partner in construction law, acts as a strategic advisor, risk analyst, negotiator, writer and trainer in matters relating to the legal management of construction projects, including documentation and claims, regardless of the contractual approach or delivery mode. Jean Patrick remains active in the prevention and resolution of construction disputes.

Other Langlois Lexpert® Rising Stars

  • Marianne Plamondon (2019)
  • Élisabeth Neelin (2018)
  • Gabrielle Brochu (2016)
  • Vincent de l’Étoile (2015)
  • Éric Thibaudeau (2014)

About Lexpert Rising Star awards

The Lexpert® Rising Stars awards are presented annually to exceptional Canadian lawyers under the age of 40 in both in-house and in private practice, in all areas of the law. The winners are selected by an advisory board comprised of Canada’s leading legal professionals. For more information, click here to visit the Lexpert® Rising Stars website.

About Langlois Lawyers

Langlois Lawyers is Québec’s largest independent law firm, with around 150 practising lawyers in the Greater Montréal and the city of Québec areas, and around 300 team members working to provide our clientele with a complete range of high-quality legal services in civil and commercial litigation, business law, and labour and employment law. With a reputation for excellence, the firm has received numerous distinctions in 2020, including being named Regional Law Firm of the Year in Canada by Chambers and Partners and ranking first among the Top 10 Quebec Regional Law Firms in Canadian Lawyer magazine.


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