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STÉPHAN
Ferron

Title: lawyer, equity partner, managing partner, Abitibi-Témiscamingue region Year of call: 1991

Expertise: labor and employment law  |  litigation  |  business law

Stéphan Ferron is a managing partner at our Val-d’Or, Rouyn-Noranda, and Amos offices and has been practicing law since the early 1990s. He regularly argues cases before administrative tribunals and common law courts, and serves a clientele consisting mainly of institutions and corporations, primarily in areas of labor law and insurance and in commercial and corporate matters.   

He has long been a martial arts enthusiast, and the concentration and discipline these sports require are clearly reflected in his work ethic.

His fields of specialization include:

  • Public Administration (municipal, provincial, federal)
  • Native Affairs
  • Insurance
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Health and Social Services

Assistant: Jasmine Rondeau

Other titles

  • Civil and commercial mediator

Expertise

  • Labor and employment law (competition and duty of loyalty, human rights, occupational health and safety funding, collective bargaining, collective labor relations, individual labor relations, occupational health and safety)
  • Litigation (insurance, remedies of all types, extraordinary remedies, civil liability)
  • Business law (banking law, commercial law, corporate law, construction law, mining, energy, and natural resources law, bankruptcy and insolvency, corporate financing)

Education

  • LL.B., University of Ottawa (1990)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Val-d’Or) (2002 to present)
  • Dufresne Ferron (Val-d’Or)
  • St-Julien Bigué (Val-d’Or)
  • Chabot Kirouac Lemoine Legal Aid Office (Val-d’Or)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • "Dans les coulisses de procès gagnants," a training session for members at the Cain Lamarre annual meeting
  • "Discussion stratégique A : Gérer la performance: pouvez-vous améliorer vos méthodes," a training session for members at the Cain Lamarre annual meeting
  • "Développements récents et enjeux de l'heure," a presentation at the Cain Lamarre Labor and Employment Symposium
  • "La gestion de l'absentéisme en milieu de travail," a training session at the Human Resources Panel
  • "La convention collective, la gestion disciplinaire et le harcèlement psychologique," a training session
  • "Diligence raisonnable en milieu de travail," a training session
  • "Loi sur le lobbying," a training session

Associations, committees, boards

  • Chairman, Chambre de commerce de Val-d'Or (since 2016)
  • Administrator, Centre de Transit Minier Nordique (CTMN) (since 2013)
  • Former member, Val-d’Or Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC)