Marie-Pier
Roy

Title : Notary Year of call :

Expertise : environmental law | personal and family law | real estate law | notary services

Originally from Thetford Mines, Marie-Pier Roy earned her LL.B. at Université de Sherbrooke and has been on the Roll of the Order since 2015. She first began practicing in her home town before exploring less traditional settings, serving as a notary at the City of Montréal and head of the legal affairs department in a private firm. She joined Cain Lamarre Lac-Mégantic in May 2019 with a commitment to providing personalized, quality service. Her areas of interest in notary services include real estate law, personal and family law, municipal law, and mining law.

Assistant: Marie-Pier Gagné

Expertise

  • Environmental law (quarries and sandpits)
  • Personal and family law (common-law spouses, mandate in case of incapacity, estates, wills)
  • Real estate law (property law, leasing law, financing and mortgages, legal hypothecs, sales and acquisitions)
  • Notary services (dismembership of ownership, donations, mandate in case of incapacity, estates, wills, powers of attorney, protection mandates, mandates in case of incapacity, real estate transactions)

Education

  • LL.B, Université de Sherbrooke – 2013
  • Graduate diploma in notarial law, Université de Sherbrooke – 2014

Professional experience

  • 2014 to 2016: Yves Martineau, notary (Thetford Mines)
  • 2016 to 2018: Ville Montréal: Gagnier, Guay, Biron – lawyers and notaries (Montreal)
  • 2018 to 2019: A. Lacroix & Fils Granit Ltée (St-Sébastien)
  • Cain Lamarre (Lac-Mégantic) (2019 to present)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • Publication of an article entitled “L’utilisation du certificat de localisation : vers un usage unique pour une meilleure protection du public” in the Quebec Order of Land Surveyors journal

Associations, committees, boards

  • Member of the Welcome and Integration Committee for newcomers to Lac-Drolet – 2019