Me Pierre-Gilles Laframboise
Phone: 514 938-1924 ext. 4618
Fax: 514 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 1975
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.), University of Montreal (1974)

Domains

  • Family law, estate litigation, civil and commercial litigation, civil and professional liability

Biography

In private practice since 1975 as a litigator, Pierre-Gilles Laframboise accepted an offer in 1984 to join one of Montreal's major law firms as a senior and managing partner. In 1994, he founded the firm Laframboise Gutkin with Alain Gutkin.

Pierre-Gilles forms part of the Montreal elite in matrimonial litigation and handles sophisticated files where business and family decisions are intertwined. He also excels in estate litigation, in civil and commercial litigation, as well as in civil and professional liability.

Pierre-Gilles, throughout his forty years of practice, has always had his clients’ interests at heart. He is undeniably a well-known and charismatic litigator as well as an outstanding drafter.

Pierre-Gilles was selected in 1984 to represent the Montreal Bar at the Concours International de la Francophonie in Brussels. He won the first prize granted by the Bourgmestre of the city of Liège for the quality of his drafting. He sat on the boards of directors of several Caisses Populaires for 25 years and is still involved in various non-profit organizations devoted to sports and arts.

Me Alain Gutkin
Phone: 514 938-1924 ext. 4615
Fax: 514 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 1989
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.) University of Montreal (1988)

Domains

  • Sale and acquisition of businesses, mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts, business law, franchising, civil and commercial litigation, construction law, real estate law and commercial leases, commercial arbitration

Biography

Founding member of the firm in 1994, Alain Gutkin has more than twenty-six years of practice in business law as well as in civil and commercial litigation. Before founding Laframboise Gutkin, he has spent his first five years of practice as a civil and commercial litigator with one of Montréal's major law firm. His clientele is comprised mostly of businessmen and businesswomen in command of their own business.

Alain acts as an attorney in complex and high-profile commercial litigation files, namely in real estate and construction law. He is also involved in mergers and acquisitions of importance and actively participated in the establishment of various franchise networks. Moreover, his services are often retained to act as arbitrator in the context of civil and commercial disputes.

In litigation, Alain is an exceptional drafter with an extensive knowledge of the law and is a redoubtable litigator whose reputation before courts and tribunals is firmly established.

In his commercial transaction files, Alain is a man of solution who keeps a global vision of the commercial and legal stakes at issue.  

Me Jacques Vincent
Phone: 514 938-1924 ext. 4634
Fax: 514 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 1989
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.) University of Montreal (1988)

Domains

  • Purchase and sale of companies, mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts, business law, real estate law, commercial leases, corporate and estate reorganizations.

Biography

Jacques Vincent joined Laframboise Gutkin in January 2018 as a partner. Prior to that, Jacques was a partner and head of the commercial and corporate sector for more than 20 years at the boutique firm LPLV Avocats.

With 30 years of experience in business law, he brings depth to Laframboise Gutkin's business law team.

He acts daily as a trusted advisor to his clients in various aspects of their activities.  He advises small and medium-sized businesses and supports them in their growth and development and in the achievement of their objectives.

Jacques and his team work in various sectors of activity related to corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate financing, commercial contracts, real estate transactions and corporate reorganizations.

His exceptional rigour and pragmatic spirit allow him to negotiate complex cases on behalf of his clients in addition to offering effective and innovative solutions.

A philanthropist, Jacques has served on the board of directors of several non-profit organizations over the past 25 years. He still serves as a board member of AlterGo (an organization promoting universal accessibility for people with functional disabilities) and as corporate secretary of the Montreal international musical Competition and the Fondation CMIM.

Me Marie-Claude Dumas
Phone: 514 938-1924 ext. 4619
Fax: 514 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2002
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.), University of Montreal (2001)

Domains

  • Civil and commercial litigation, estate litigation, protective supervision plans (tutorship and curatorship), civil liability, banking (litigation), commercial contracts, family law, commercial and residential leases, construction law

Biography

Marie-Claude Dumas started her career in our firm in 2002, and was promoted to the partnership in 2012.

Marie-Claude leads a highly diversified practice mainly oriented in civil, commercial, real estate, construction and estate litigation. She has extensive experience in residential and commercial lease disputes, as well as in shareholders disputes. She also has experience in family law. Marie-Claude frequently pleads before the Quebec Courts of all instances.

Moreover, Marie-Claude specializes in the drafting of wills and in estate planning, in files involving protective supervision plans for persons of full age, and in negotiating and drafting commercial contracts.

Marie-Claude is appreciated by her clients for her personalized service and listening skills. Even though she does not fear challenges and is a respected and eloquent litigator, she keeps a proper perspective on the issues at stake, which brings her to offer judicious advice, namely by taking into account alternative dispute resolution methods.

Me Nicola Corbo
Phone: (514) 938-1924 ext. 4601
Fax: (514) 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2009
Languages(s): French, English, Italian

Education

  • Juris doctor (J.D.) in Common Law, Queen’s University (2009)
  • Agnes Lefas Scholarship, Queen's University (2008)
  • Bachelors’ degree in civil law (LL.B.) University of Sherbrooke (2007)
  • Bachelor’s degree in commerce (B. Com), Industrial relations McGill University (2003)
  • Recipient of the Laddie Millen Award for the excellence of his academic achievements, McGill University (2003)

Domains

  • Civil and commercial litigation, commercial contracts, civil liability, construction law

Biography

Nicola Corbo joined our team as an associate in February 2015, and was admitted to the partnership in September, 2016. During the first five years of practice, initially with a large firm and subsequently with a boutique litigation firm, Nicola developed a hybrid law practice on two different axes, one being commercial contracts, and the other being civil and commercial litigation with a predominance in construction law.

Gifted with strong entrepreneurship, Nicola understands well the sometimes complex business decisions that his clients need to make in the context of commercial transactions or of litigation files. He is a versatile lawyer who is not only comfortable pleading before the courts, but is also at ease when taking part in challenging negotiations within the framework of commercial transactions.

Me Marie-Noël Douville
Phone: (514) 938-1924 ext. 4604
Fax: (514) 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2002
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LLB), University of Montreal (1999)
  • B.Sc. Industrial Relations University of Montreal (1996)

Domains

  • Family law, civil litigation

Biography

Marie-Noël Douville, associate, joined our team in 2003 and has developed a solid expertise in family law. She provides a variety of services in matters of divorce, separation, partition of assets, custody and alimony, both for the benefit of spouses and children. She has extensive experience before the Quebec Courts of all instances.

Marie-Noël also specializes in drafting cohabitation agreements for common law spouses. Moreover, she provides helpful advice to clients involved in a family mediation process. Marie-Noël serves a wide range of clients composed mainly of professionals and business people.

Marie-Noël is a proficient litigator who knows how to find the right word. She has a logical mind as well as synthetizing abilities which endows her with great persuasion skills.

Marie-Noël is a member of the Association of lawyers in family law of Quebec.

Me Dominique Gemayel
Phone: (514) 938-1924 ext. 4631
Fax: (514) 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2005
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.) University of Montreal (2003)

Domains

  • Family law, estate litigation, civil litigation, civil liability

Biography

Dominique Gemayel joined our firm in 2006 after having begun her career in a boutique firm specialized in family law.

She has more than ten years of experience in family law, estate litigation and in civil lability. Her clients are mainly businessmen and businesswomen.

Dominique offers an outstanding customer service and is a diligent and present interlocutor. She understands the pressure and emotions attached to matrimonial files, hence the importance of answering promptly to her clients’ questions and preoccupations in this context.

Dominique is a member of the Association of lawyers in family law of Quebec.

Me Andréa Laframboise
Phone: 514-938-1924 ext. 4603
Fax: 514-938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2010
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelors’ degree in civil law (LL.B.) University of Sherbrooke (2009)
  • Master degree in taxation, University of Sherbrooke (2014)

Domains

  • Tax law, civil and commercial litigation, commercial contracts

Biography

Andréa joined the firm in 2010. Between 2011 and 2014, she was a full time student in the a Master in tax program and now holds her master’s degree in taxation. Since then, she is back among us, advising her colleagues on the tax aspects of their files.

Andréa followed an exceptional path. Sportswoman performing on a competitive level, she is a fighter and a winner. Her quest for excellence transcends her work.

Me Justine Laframboise
Phone: 514-938-1924 ext. 4605
Fax: 514-938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2016
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.), Sherbrooke University (2015)

Domains

Biography

Justine Laframboise, associate, joined our team in 2016.  Her practice focuses mainly on civil and family litigation.

Me Camille Chapdelaine
Phone: (514) 938-1924 ext. 4652
Fax: (514) 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2018
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.), University of Montreal (2015)

Domains

  • Civil and commercial litigation, family law, construction law

Biography

Associate, Camille joined our team in October 2017, as an intern and then as a lawyer. Camille practices primarily in civil and commercial litigation; she is also often involved in cases concerning construction law, family law and corporate law.

Camille was a competitive swimmer over a period of ten years, which taught her the importance of discipline and the rigor of work. Camille has a curious and meticulous mind; in each case that she leads, she mobilizes all of her attention so that the client receives the best professional service.

Me Nicolas C. Gagnon
Phone: 514 938-1924 ext. 4639
Fax: 514 938-3676
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Year of Call Quebec Bar 2018
Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (LL.B.), Sherbrooke University (2016)

Domains

  • Corporate Law, mergers and acquisitions, civil and commercial litigation and labor law

Biography

With a year of experience in commercial and civil litigation and labor law, Nicolas joined our team in 2019. He now practices mainly in corporate and transactional law, but also in civil litigation.

Since 2015, Nicolas has been involved on various boards of directors. These experiences allowed him to develop a concrete results-oriented approach. Cordial and hard-working, Nicolas will make sure to find a solution that suits you, both for your business or in litigation. 

Me Anne-Sophie Laframboise
Phone: (514) 938-1924 ext. 4601
Fax: (514) 938-3676
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Languages(s): French, English

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Law (L.L.B.) Université du Québec à Montréal (2017)
  • Specialized Graduate Diploma in Management (D.E.S.S) - HEC Montréal (2013)
  • Master's degree in Public Communications and International Journalism (M.A.) (2011)
  • Certificate in International Journalism - Université de Montréal (2009)
  • Bachelor's degree in Political Sciences - Université du Québec à Montreal

Domains

  • Family law, civil litigation, civil liability

Biography

Anne-Sophie, associate, joined the firm in 2017 as a law student following her acceptance into the UQAM law school the same year. Having been called to the bar in 2019 after completing her articling, she now practices mostly in civil and matrimonial litigation while also being involved in medical liability and insurance law cases.

With a previous career in journalism and communication, she knows how to get the facts better than anyone and how to communicate them both orally and in writing with efficiency and impact.

Her dynamism is reflected in both her work and in her relationship with clients.

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