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DERREK
Giroux-Lacasse

Derrek Giroux-Lacasse earned his civil law degree from the University of Ottawa in 2014 and was called to the Québec Bar in 2016. Before studying law, he earned a degree in rehabilitation and penal justice techniques. He primarily practices family and personal law.

He was thrilled to return to his home region of Abitibi when he joined the Cain Lamarre team in Amos as a lawyer in 2016 after articling there.

Assistant: Fernande Ébacher

Expertise

  • Aboriginal and constitutional law (aboriginal rights, impacts and benefits agreements, First Nation governance, negotiation of treaties and other constitutional agreements)
  • Personal and family law (adoption, common-law spouses, filiation, child custody and access, fundamental rights and freedoms, support payments, protection plans, separation and divorce)

Education

  • LL.L., Université d'Ottawa (2014)
  • Rehabilitation and penal justice techniques, La Cité collégiale (Ottawa) (2011)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Amos) (2016 to present)
  • Eeyou Istchee James Bay Regional Government (Matagami)
  • Droit-famille Outaouais (Gatineau)

Associations, committees, boards

  • Membre du sous-comité sur les relations avec la communauté du Jeune Barreau de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • Member, Public Relations Committee, Abitibi-Témiscamingue Junior Bar Association