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Title: notary Year of call: 2012

Expertise: business law  |  real estate law  |  notary services

Joannie Jacques holds a bachelor’s degree in law (co‑op program, class of 2010) and a graduate diploma in notarial law (class of 2011) from Université de Sherbrooke’s Faculty of Law. She has been a member of Québec’s professional order of notaries, Chambre des notaires du Québec, since 2012. 


She has specialized in commercial real estate, business financing, and corporate law since the start of her career.


Joannie joined the Cain Lamarre team in early 2020, where she specializes in commercial financing.


Assistant: Nathalie Lachapelle


  • Business law (agriculture and agrifood law, banking law, commercial law, corporate law, real estate law (sale, acquisition, and leasing), corporate financing, mergers and acquisitions)
  • Real estate law (property law, financing and mortgages, sales and acquisitions)
  • Notary services (dismembership of ownership, donations, business financing, real estate transactions)


  • LL.B. (co‑op program) Université de Sherbrooke, 2010
  • Graduate diploma in notarial law: Université de Sherbrooke, 2011

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Since 2020)
  • Racicot Chandonnet Ltée, lawyer (2013–2019)
  • Vachon & Bernier, notary (2012)

Lecturing, conferences, publications


Associations, committees, boards