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Dunton Rainville adds lawyers in Montreal, Joliette

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 @ 1:17 PM | By John Chunn


The Dunton Rainville law firm and notaries announced that Marie-Josée Maltais has joined the Montreal labour, employment and immigration law team, while Marc-André Michaud has joined the civil law team at the office in Joliette, Que.

According to Dunton Rainville’s press release, Maltais, admitted to the Quebec bar in 2018, completed her law training at the University of Ottawa. She specializes in litigation in various fields, including labour law, civil law, commercial law and construction law. She has appeared before the Court of Quebec, the Superior Court, the Court of Appeal, administrative courts and during arbitrations.

Michaud was called to the bar in 2019. He completed his internship at Dunton Rainville. He has a bachelor’s degree in international studies and a bachelor’s degree in law from the University of Montreal. His academic background also includes studies in international law in Italy and China. Michaud practises mainly in civil and commercial litigation as well as in municipal and banking law.

“We are very proud to welcome these young lawyers to our team because it is very important for us to prepare our succession well and to pursue our growth with determination. This is why we are always looking for talented professionals who will contribute to achieving our business objectives and those of our customers,” said Yanick Tanguay, vice-chair of the board of directors.