Christiane Bérard has been the executive director overseeing all of the firm’s operations since 2000. In that capacity, she is responsible for the sound governance of the firm in areas that include financial management and special projects and she is the contact point between the firm’s current operations and the partners.
Christiane Bérard sits on the executive committee and the board of directors, where she plays a strategic role in achieving Lavery’s business objectives.
As a confirmed agent of change, she contributes actively to the organizational transformation of the firm. Her integrated vision, her leading-edge expertise and her broad knowledge of the legal profession enable her to translate the needs and expectations of both in-house and outside clients into key decisions in the organization’s day-to-day operations.
- CPA, HEC, 1981
Boards and Professional Affiliations
- Member of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec and of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
- Member of the Association québécoise des administrateurs juridiques and of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA International)
- Member of Financial Executives International (FEI)