Lavery is pleased to welcome three new associates to the Quebec City, Montreal and Sherbrooke offices: Philippe Brassard, Michaël Deslauriers and Anne-Philippe Pelchat. As well as a senior notary, Julie Doan, in the Montreal office. Anne-Philippe Pelchat Anne-Philippe is joining the Business Law group. She supports our partners and experienced members mainly in corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions of private companies and the drafting of joint venture agreements. "I chose to join the Lavery family to have the opportunity to work with and learn from top-notch professionals who are passionate about their work. Business law has always been my field of choice and Lavery is, in my opinion, the ideal firm for young lawyers such as myself to achieve their ambitions and get professional development support. I also found the firms' values, the collaboration between colleagues and the constant willingness to improve very appealing." Julie Doan Julie Doan is part of Lavery’s Business Law group, where she practices real estate law. "The world of notaries is constantly evolving and I am very grateful to continue to be part of this dynamic and rewarding community with Lavery. I am confident that the expertise I have developed over the years in real estate law, combined with Lavery's, will be beneficial in serving our clients." Michaël Deslauriers Michaël is joining the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group. He is mainly involved in class actions and civil liability lawsuits. "Lavery is a firm that combines excellence, passion and modernity.It is therefore the perfect opportunity for me to continue to develop my expertise in civil law by getting involved in large-scale mandates and having experienced experts in the area as mentors. I was pleasantly surprised by the human face of the firm, which stands out by its involvement in the community and the attention it gives to its team." Philippe Brassard Philippe is joining the Business Law group. He supports our partners and experienced members mainly in matters involving early-stage companies, the technology sector and institutional investor financing. "It is first and foremost Lavery's culture of excellence, which can be seen through the quality of expertise of the firm's professionals, that led me to join the team. I was also impressed by the approachability of each member whom I met during my hiring process. The firm is dynamic and composed of passionate professionals. All in all, it is an ideal firm for a young lawyer to develop professionally."
Philippe Brassard is a member of the Business Law group and focuses his practice mainly on transactional and commercial law.
Mr. Brassard supports our partners and experienced members primarily with commercial transactions, such as business sales and acquisitions and corporate mergers and reorganizations.
In addition to his practice in transactional law, Mr. Brassard assists entrepreneurs in various business development stages, including incorporation and organization, and in drafting shareholders’ agreements and drafting and reviewing service contracts, franchising agreements and other types of documents.
Over the course of his career, Mr. Brassard has had the opportunity to work on several major equity or asset purchase and sale transactions in a number of different areas.
- LL.B., Université de Montréal, 2019
- D.C.S, Administration, Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf, 2016 (Summa Cum Laude)
Boards and Professional Affiliations
- Member of the Young Bar of Montreal
- Member of the Junior Chamber of Commerce of Montreal