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Woods adds civil litigation associate

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 @ 11:16 AM | By John Chunn


Woods LLP announced that Charbel G. Abi-Saad, recently called to the Quebec bar, has joined the Montreal firm as a lawyer.

According to Woods’ press release, Abi-Saad completed his articles at the firm and was involved in various complex, large-scale litigation files. In particular, he has acted in class actions, defamation suits, corporate and financial disputes, injunction proceedings and commercial arbitrations.

Abi-Saad graduated magna cum laude from the University of Ottawa’s Licentiate in Law program and has successfully participated in various moot courts and debate competitions. An active student in his faculty, he has been the research assistant to professor Mistrale Goudreau, the associate editor of the university’s General Law Review and one of the volunteers for the University of Ottawa’s Access to Justice Initiative.