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  • December 2015

    COMITÉ SUR L'ARBITRAGE DES COMPTES D'HONORAIRES DES AVOCATS

    PFD avocats is very pleased to announce that the board of directors of the Barreau du Québec extended Me Richard Gendron's mandate as a member of the account arbitration committee—the Comité sur l'arbitrage des comptes d'honoraires des avocats—until December 14, 2016.

  • December 2015

    New attorney

    We are very pleased to announce that the firm has welcomed a new attorney. In décember, Me Jason Vocelle Lévesque joined our labour and civil litigation team at our Saint-Jérôme office.

  • November 2015

    Appointment of member and vice-president of the discipline committee of the Organisme

    On October 20, 2015, as the minister responsible for the application of the provisions of the Real Estate Brokerage Act (chapter C-73.2) and in accordance with the power granted by article 94 of the Act, the Honourable Carlos Leitão, Minister of Finance of Québec, confirmed the appointment of Me Jean-François Mallette as member and vice-president of the discipline committee of the Organisme d'autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec (OCAIQ) after consulting with the Québec Bar.Me Mallette therefore reaffirms his commitment to the real estate sector and will pursue his practice as a member of the civil and commercial law group at Prévost Fortin D'Aoust.

  • November 2015

    New attorney

    We are very pleased to announce that the firm has welcomed a new attorney. In October, Me Charlotte Deslauriers-Goulet joined our construction and civil litigation team at our Boisbriand office.

  • September 2015

    Vélo à notre santé

    On Sunday, September 13th, the PFD team took part in the 16th edition of the Vélo à notre santé fundraising activity to benefit the Fondation de l'Hôpital régional de Saint-Jérôme.

  • September 2015

    Salon des affaires municipales and annual convention of the FQM

    From September 25 to 27, PFD's municipal and environmental law group will be at the Salon des affaires municipales and take part in the annual convention of the Fédération québécoise des municipalités.

  • June 2015

    Regroupement des gens d'affaires de Boisbriand gala

    On May 1st, André Morin, Étienne-Louis Morin, Jean-Philippe Desabrais and I attended the gala held by the Regroupement des gens d'affaires de Boisbriand (RGAB).We are proud to announce that Prévost Fortin d'Aoust earned the Création ou maintien d'emploi sur le territoire de la ville de Boisbriand award in recognition of the firm's efforts to create and maintain employment in Boisbriand. An honourable mention went to our fourth-floor neighbour Univesta, which was the runner-up in the category.

  • May 2015

    The PFD team runs for good causes

    On May 3rd, the PFD team took part in the 13th annual Défi course et marche Desjardins organized by the Club Lions de Sainte-Thérèse. Seventy participants from PFD and their family members ran the 1-, 2-, 5- and 10-km races to raise funds for local organizations that provide support to those in need.

  • May 2015

    The PFD team is growing!

    We are very pleased to announce that Me Marc-André Nadon will join the Litigation team at our office in Boisbriand on May 25th. We wish him a warm welcome!

  • May 2015

    Salon Quartier municipal des affaires

    On May 21st and 22nd of this year, our firm will be present at the ”Salon Quartier municipal des affaires” presented during the “Assises annuelles de l'Union des municipalités du Québec” (UMQ). Mtre Joanne Côté, Daniel Goupil, Stéphanie Provost, Mathieu Quenneville et Frédéric Savard-Scott will be present during the event and will represent our firm.

  • May 2015

    Annual conference of the l'AÉMQ

    PFD became a member of the "Association des Évaluateurs Municipaux du Québec" and Mtre Daniel Goupil will be present at the annual conference that will be held from the 28th to the 30th of May 2015.

  • April 2015

    A partner's change of vocation

    Mtre Suzanne Fortin announced that she is leaving PFD Lawyers after 32 years. An expert in family law, and a partner of the firm, Mtre Fortin acquired extensive management skills over the years. She now intends to focus her career on managing businesses and organizations.

  • April 2015

    Training – Master your municipal files

    On April 18, 2015 in Lac-des-Écorces, Me Daniel Goupil will provide a conference entitled “Master your municipal files”.

  • March 2015

    Formation

    On March 20th, Me Marc Mancini of the firm's Labour Law group will lead a seminar for members of the Québec Bar as part of the Développements récents en droit du travail 2015 training program.

  • March 2015


  • March 2015

    The board of directors of Grands Frères et Grandes Sœurs de la Porte du Nord elects its new president

    On January 28, 2015, Me Eloïse Pion was elected president of the board of directors of Grands Frères et Grandes Sœurs de la Porte du Nord.

  • February 2015

    Seminar

    On February 24th, Me Marc Mancini of the firm's Labour Law group will lead a seminar for MNAs in the National Assembly Chamber to mark 50 years of the Québec Labour Code.

  • February 2015

    Small claims court

    On January 1, 2015, the Small Claims Division of the Court of Québec increased the claims limit from $7 000 to $15 000.

  • January 2015

    Swearing-in

    The PFD team is proud to announce that Me Guillaume Chênevert