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OLIVIER
Hébert

Title: lawyer Year of call: 2004

Expertise: litigation  |  labor and employment law  |  health law

Olivier Hébert graduated with a degree in law from Université Laval and was called to the Québec Bar in 2004. He practices primarily in administrative law, labor relations, and litigation.

He has developed considerable expertise counseling and representing health and social services institutions as well as various other partners in the Québec healthcare system on issues as varied as internal governance and the organization of services, disciplinary law, access to information, labor contract and collective agreement management, procurement of goods and services, and medical and hospital liability.

Olivier's experience in labor and employment law also serves him well in counseling and assisting employers on every aspect of human resources management, and representing them before Québec's courts and administrative tribunals.

His fields of specialization include:

  • Public Administration (municipal, provincial, federal)
  • Insurance
  • Trade
  • Health and Social Services
  • Financial Services

Assistant: France Roy

Expertise

  • Litigation (insurance, remedies of all types, extraordinary remedies, civil liability)
  • Labor and employment law (competition and duty of loyalty, human rights, collective bargaining, collective labor relations, individual labor relations, occupational health and safety)
  • Health law (access to information, procurement contracts, disciplinary law, ethics, care, and institutional care, governance, medical and hospital liability, technology)

Education

  • LL.B., Université Laval (2003)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Rimouski) (2012 to present) (2006 to 2008)
  • Heenan Blaikie (Quebec City)
  • Pothier Delisle (Quebec City)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • Lecture on how to handle requests for access to documents held by a public body
  • Lecture on the hospital system complaints process
  • Various lectures on access to information and internal governance of health and social services institutions

Associations, committees, boards

  • Member, board of directors, Fondation du Centre hospitalier régional de Rimouski
  • Member and chairman, board of directors, Réseau Accès Crédit
  • Member, board of directors, Moisson Rimouski-Neigette
  • Former member, Arthritis Society advisory committee
  • Former member and president, board of directors, Jeune Chambre de Rimouski