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KARINE
L'Heureux

Title: lawyer Year of call: 2011

Expertise: municipal law  |  environmental law  |  penal law  |  construction Law  |  litigation

L’Heureux practises civil and commercial litigation and construction law as well as municipal, environmental, and public administration law.

She advises and represents her clients in all common law courts and administrative tribunals. Called to the Barreau in 2011, she joined the Cain Lamarre team at the Sherbrooke office in 2019.

 

Expertise

  • Municipal law (land use and urban planning)
  • Environmental law
  • Penal law
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation

Education

  • Pleading Techniques, intensive workshop, Barreau du Québec, August 2014
  • Bachelor of Law (LL.B.), Université de Sherbrooke, 2010
 

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre, Sherbrooke (2019 to present)
  • Monty Sylvestre, Sherbrooke (2015–2019)
  • Monty Coulombe, Sherbrooke (2010–2014)
  • SDR Conseillers Juridiques Inc., Sherbrooke (2005–2009)
 

Lecturing, conferences, publications

Training Sessions and Teaching
  • Training session: “Les médias sociaux et la gestion des relations de travail” (“Social media and employee relations management”), Association des directeurs municipaux du Québec (ADMQ), 2013
  • Training session: “Les médias sociaux et la gestion des relations de travail” (“Social media and employee relations management”), Fédération québécoise des municipalités (FQM), 2012
  • Training on the expectation of privacy at work with the Association des gestionnaires en ressources humaines de l’Estrie (AGRHE), 2011
  • La perception des créances municipales impayées, trucs et conseils (The Perception of Unpaid Municipal Debts: Tips and Advice) — February 2015
  • Constat d’infractions : comment s’y retrouver (Infraction Observation: How to Navigate Them), available in various RCMs in 2015 and 2018
  • Comment bien répondre à un appel d’offres public (How to Properly Respond to a Public Call for Tenders), ACQ — Estrie, annually since 2015
  • Malfaçon et vices de construction (Defect and Construction Vices), ACQ — Estrie, annually since 2015
  • Les hypothèques légales de la construction (Legal Construction Mortgages), ACQ — Estrie, annually since 2015
  • Développement récent en droit de la construction (Recent Development in Construction Law), ACQ — Estrie, annually since 2015 (ACQ – Estrie annual training sessions on various construction law topics since 2015)
  • Législation et règlementation (Legislation and Regulations), Construction Business Administration branch — April 2016 — ACQ — Estrie — RBQ licence
  • Encadrement législatif, normatif et règlementaire (Legislative, Normative, and Regulatory Framework) — Project and Worksite Management branch — 2016 — ACQ — Estrie — RBQ licence
  • Irrégularités = conformité, comment s’en sortir dans le processus d’analyse d’appels d’offres (Irregularities = Compliance: How to Get Through the Tender Evaluation Process), 2018 in various RCMs
Publications
  • “Notions et principes généraux applicables en matière d’injonction permanente” (“Notions and general principles applicable to permanent injunctions”), JurisClasseur Québec, “Droit civil” (“Civil Law”) collection, Civil Procedure II, fasc. 9, Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, loose-leaf: 2015 (text received a different fascicle number in 2015).
  • “Notions et principes généraux applicables en matière d’injonction permanente” (“Notions and general principles applicable to permanent injunctions”), JurisClasseur Québec, “Droit civil” (“Civil Law”) collection, Civil Procedure II, fasc. 13, Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, loose-leaf, 2010–2015.
  • “Analyse des articles 294.1 et 403 C.p.c. : des articles semblables, mais pourtant si différents!” (“Analysis of Articles 294.1 and 403 C.p.c.: Similar Articles, yet so different!”), Repères, January 2009.

Associations, committees, boards

  • President of the organizing committee of Brunch Unies for MS (MS Society of Canada, Estrie Chapter)
  • President of the Collège Mont Notre-Dame Foundation since 2017
  • Vice-President of the Fleurimont Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 2013–2014
  • Secretary of the Fleurimont Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 2012–2013
  • Member of the organizing committee of the Fleurimont Chamber of Commerce Gala d’excellence 2012
  • Founding member of the Fleurimont Chamber of Commerce business committee Entr’Elles
  • Local coordinator for the École du Barreau du Québec’s Pleading Techniques workshop, since 2010