Élisabeth Gendron

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Articling Student

Élisabeth Gendron joined Lavery as an Articling Student in 2018. She completed her Bachelor's degree in Civil Law at the Université de Montréal in 2017.

During her university studies, she was involved with the student newspaper of the Faculty of Law of the Université de Montréal and was a proofreader for the National Observatory on Language Rights. While a law student, she also did work for the Juripop legal clinic and for Éducaloi in the winter of 2018. Furthermore, she is taking part in a seminar on constitutional law for 150th anniversary of the Constitution, during which she and her colleagues drafted a new modern Canadian constitution, under the guidance of professors Johanne Poirier and Daniel Turp. 

Finally, Élisabeth assumed the role of Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Québec during the 32nd Parliament of the Parlement jeunesse du Québec (2018), where she drafted, presented and passed a bill amending the Civil Code of Québec and other laws concerning civil liability.

Professional and community activities

  • Juripop, 2016-2017, student
  • Éducaloi, 2018, volunteer

Spoken languages

  • French and English

Education

  • Professional Training, École du Barreau de Montréal, 2018
  • LL.B., Université de Montréal, 2017
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