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OLIVIER
Plasse

Title: lawyer Year of call: 2014

Expertise: litigation  |  personal and family law  |  business law

Olivier Plasse was called to the Québec Bar in 2014 after earning a law degree and a master’s in business administration from Université de Sherbrooke. During his studies he completed three coop internships at the legal department of a leading Canadian company during which time he worked on strategic business files and a range of legal and corporate assignments.

He articled at our Drummondville office and now practices primarily in civil and commercial litigation and business law. He provides his clients practical solutions tailored to their needs, always keeping in mind the issues inherent to the world of business.

His fields of specialization include:

  • Agriculture and Agrifood
  • Trade
  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Telecommunications and Technology

Assistant: Cindy Villeneuve

Expertise

  • Litigation (construction, commercial litigation, civil liability)
  • Personal and family law (common-law spouses, child custody and access, support payments, separation and divorce)
  • Business law (public contracts, agriculture and agrifood law, commercial law, corporate law, construction law, information technology law, bankruptcy and insolvency, mergers and acquisitions, nonprofit organizations, intellectual property)

Education

  • M.B.A., Université de Sherbrooke (2013)
  • LL.B., Université de Sherbrooke (2013)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Drummondville) (2014 to present)
  • VIA Rail Canada, legal services (Montreal)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • “Business law and the legal landscape,” a talk given in Drummondville and Victoriaville as part of Entrepreneuriat Québec’s program for startups

Associations, committees, boards

  • Vice-chair, Jeune Chambre de commerce de Drummond
  • Member of the Élan committee, Jeune Chambre de commerce de Drummond
  • Former treasurer, member of the board of directors and member of the audit committee, Collège Saint-Bernard