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STÉPHANE
Reynolds

Title: lawyer, partner Year of call: 1995

Expertise: municipal law  |  environmental law  |  construction Law  |  litigation  |  labor and employment law

Stéphane Reynolds, Ad. E. works with businesses and organizations in commercial matters; labour and employment law; municipal, environmental, and public administration law; and construction law. Called to the Barreau in 1995, he joined the Cain Lamarre team at the Sherbrooke office in 2019.

Other titles

 

Expertise

  • Municipal law
  • Environmental law
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation
  • Labor and employment law

Education

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Université de Sherbrooke, 2010
  • Master’s-level coursework in law, Queen’s University, 1998
  • Bachelor of Law (LL.B.), Université de Sherbrooke, 1994
 

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre, Sherbrooke (2019 to present)
  • Monty Sylvestre Conseillers Juridiques Inc., Sherbrooke (2015–2019)
  • Monty Coulombe Avocats, Sherbrooke (2009–2015)
  • SDR Conseillers Juridiques Inc., Sherbrooke (2005–2008)
  • Stéphane Reynolds Avocat (2000–2004)
  • Vaillancourt Guertin Avocats, Sherbrooke (1995–2000)
 

Lecturing, conferences, publications

Teaching

  • Lecturer for the Evidence, Proceedings, and Representation units, École du Barreau du Québec, since 2003
  • Lecturer in evidentiary law, civil proceedings, moot court, business law, municipal law, Université de Sherbrooke and Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, since 1996
  • Instructor for various tribunals (Court of Québec, judges of various administrative tribunals) in evidentiary law and proceedings
  • Labour law, business law, and municipal law instructor for municipalities, municipal associations, organizations, and various businesses 
  • Organizer and instructor during the Barreau du Québec’s conferences on the new Code of Civil Procedure in 2015

Publications

  • Annual author for the Volume 2 update of Preuve et procédure (partie 2 : preuve) (Evidence and Proceedings, Part 2: Evidence) of the Collection de droit (Law Collection) by the École du Barreau du Québec.
  • “La rédaction de procédures judiciaires en première instance” (“Drafting of first instance legal proceedings”), Barreau du Québec Annual Convention (2007), Montréal, Barreau du Québec, p. 177.
  • “La preuve et tous ses secrets : soyez réellement maître de votre preuve” (“Evidence and all its secrets: Take charge of your evidence”), Barreau du Québec Annual Convention (2009): Demonstrate Leadership, Continuing Studies Service, Barreau du Québec (electronic resource).
  • “La formation comme outil de droit préventif” (“Training as a tool of preventive law”), Continuing Studies Service, Barreau du Québec, Barreau du Québec Annual Convention (1998), Québec City, Barreau du Québec, 1998.
  • “La preuve devant les tribunaux administratifs : y voir clair, dans l’intérêt du justiciable!” (“Evidence in administrative tribunals: Seeing clearly, in the interests of the litigant!”), Continuing Studies Service, Barreau du Québec, Développements récents en droit administratif et constitutionnel (Recent Developments in Administrative and Constitutional Law) (2006), Cowansville, Yvon Blais, 2006.
  • Numerous articles and decision commentaries in various print and electronic media, including DCL en ligne (Yvon Blais) and the monthly publication “La Roulotte” published by the ACQ – Estrie Region.
  • “Preuve devant les tribunaux administratifs” (“Evidence in administrative tribunals”), JurisClasseur Québec, “Droit civil” (“Civil Law”) collection, Preuve et prescription (Evidence and Prescription), fasc. 18.1, Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, loose-leaf, 2011.“Recours en injonction en vertu de lois particulières” (“Proceedings for injunctive relief under specific legislation”), JurisClasseur Québec, “Droit civil” (“Civil Law”) collection, Procédure civile II (Civil Procedure II), fasc. 14.1, Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, loose-leaf, 2011.
  • Légispratique contributor – Code of Civil Procedure annotated in 2016, section on Articles 395 to 447 C.p.c., Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, 2011.
  • “Notions et principes généraux applicables en matière d’’injonction permanente’ ” (“Notions and general principles applicable to ‘permanent injunction’ ”), JurisClasseur Québec, “Droit civil” (“Civil Law”) collection, Civil Procedure II, fasc. 13, Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, loose-leaf, 2010.
  • “Pertinence et exclusion des éléments de preuve obtenus illégalement” (“Relevance and exclusion of illegally obtained evidence”), JurisClasseur Québec, “Droit civil” (“Civil Law”) collection, Preuve et prescription (Evidence and Prescription), fasc. 10, Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, loose-leaf, 2008.
  • “Les objections spécifiques à la preuve par présentation d’un élément matériel” (“Specific objections to evidence by presentation of a material element”), JurisClasseur Québec, Legispratique, Les objections à la preuve en droit civil (Objections to Evidence in Civil Law), Montréal, LexisNexis Canada, 2015.
 
 

Associations, committees, boards

  • Association de la construction du Québec (ACQ) – Estrie region (since 2009)
  • Orientation travail (since 2012)
  • Comité de promotion industrielle de Brompton (CPIB) (since 2005)
  • The Barreau’s Civil Procedure Committee, Saint-François district (since 2006)
 

Distinctions

  • Advocatus Emeritus (Ad. E.)