Called to the Québec Bar in 2000, Mtre François Laplante earned a Bachelor of Laws from Université de Sherbrooke. He began his practice at a Montréal firm, focusing his career on insurance law and civil liability. He then went on to join the litigation service of a Montréal-based company in the construction law sector.
In July 2014, Mtre Laplante became a member of the team at Prévost Fortin D'Aoust. He works in the insurance law, construction law and civil liability sectors and represents the firm's clients in cases before various Québec jurisdictions.
He has acquired specific expertise in mandatory guarantee plans for residential buildings and advises contractors, condominium associations and new homebuyers involved in such disputes.