Two Lavery, de Billy lawyers receive the Bar of Quebec’s Mérites 2007 awardTwo Lavery, de Billy lawyers receive the Bar of Quebec’s Mérites 2007 award

Exceptionally, the Bar of Quebec is giving the Mérite du Barreau award for this year to two lawyers from our firm.

Michel Yergeau will receive a Mérite award to draw attention to the whole of his professional work, including the development of environmental law and public consultation practices in Quebec.

Jean Saint-Onge will also receive a Mérite award for his continued support of the Bar of Quebec as well as his contributions to the community, notably as Chairman of the Board of the Fondation Marie-Vincent for the past 10 years.

The Bar of Quebec will also honour 30 lawyers, including Odette Jobin-Laberge, J. Vincent O’Donnell, Jean Saint-Onge and Michel Yergeau, when a new title is awarded: Ad.E. This honorary title recognizes the excellence of lawyers having outstanding careers. Recipients will be able to add the letters Ad. E. following their name.

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