Michel Gagné

McCarthy Tétrault LLP

1000 De La Gauchetière St W, Suite 2500
Montréal, QC H3B 0A2
Phone: (514) 397-4204
Fax: (514) 875-6246
E-mail: [email protected]

Partner in the firm’s Litigation Group in Montréal. Practice focuses on commercial and civil litigation, and more specifically on complex technical litigation and product liability. Also specializes in defending class actions, particularly pharmaceutical class actions, and environmental litigation. Skilled in statutory penal law and has pleaded before numerous administrative tribunals and arbitration boards. Led cases in various fields, including technology and intellectual property, administrative and constitutional law, and expropriation. Managed contractual and unfair competition disputes. Experience includes lawsuits relating to manufacturers’ liability and the Consumer Protection Act. Extensive experience in health law, professional liability and disciplinary law. Past chair of the Environmental Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association’s Québec Branch and member of the Defense Research Institute. Recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Canada as a leading practitioner in the defence of product liability–related claims. Also listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading lawyer in environmental law and recognized by Benchmark Canada as Litigation Star. Called to the Québec Bar in 1989.

Year Called to the Bar:1989 (QC)
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Environmental Law
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Litigation - Product Liability