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JÉRÔME
Dufour-Gallant

Title: lawyer Year of call: 2007

Expertise: business law  |  litigation  |  personal and family law

Native of Sainte-Luce, Jérôme Dufour-Gallant acquired his law degree from Université Laval and was admitted as a member of the Québec Bar in 2007. He works mainly in civil and commercial litigation on lawsuits related to real estate law, property law, insurance law, estate law, and municipal law, as well as bankruptcy and insolvency. He also regularly appears in court to defend clients against criminal offences.

He is active in his community and is the former president of Chambre de commerce et de l’industrie de Rimouski-Neigette and former chair of Jeune Chambre de Rimouski.

His fields of specialization include:

  • Insurance
  • Construction
  • Real Estate
  • Penal Transportation

Assistant: Ginette Lavoie

Expertise

  • Business law (commercial law, construction law, fisheries law, real estate law (sale, acquisition, and leasing))
  • Litigation (insurance, construction, commercial litigation, remedies of all types, civil liability, estates)
  • Personal and family law (mandate in case of incapacity, protection plans, estates, wills)

Education

  • LL.B., Université Laval (2006)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Rimouski) (2005 to present)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • Lecture on the accountability of nonprofit organization administrators
  • Lecture on professional ethics at the municipal level
  • Lecture on environmental law at Université du Québec à Rimouski

Associations, committees, boards

  • Chairman, Chambre de commerce et de l'industrie de Rimouski-Neigette
  • Member, Finance Committee, Association de soccer de Rimouski
  • Administrator, Fondation Sandy Burgess
  • Former chairman, Jeune Chambre de Rimouski
  • Former administrator, Rimouski Ville Étudiante committee