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Catherine Coursol

Lawyer


Bar of Québec – 2013


Biography

Catherine Coursol has extensive experience in civil and commercial litigation and class actions, including filing motions in court, drafting procedures and arguments, and preparing witnesses for trial, as well as devising strategic legal approaches to optimize clients’ chances of success.

Before joining LCM Attorneys, Mtre Coursol worked as a lawyer at a large international firm as well as in a boutique litigation firm in Montreal, also practicing in the areas of civil and commercial litigation and class actions.

Mtre Coursol has always been involved in her community. During her law studies, she was President of the McGill Law Students’ Association, and she currently serves on the Board of Directors of Moisson Montreal. In addition, she is the president and founder of Les Jeunes Alliés de Moisson Montréal, a committee of young professionals whose objective is to raise funds for Moisson Montréal by organizing fundraising and networking activities.

In 2017, she obtained a specialized graduate diploma (D.E.S.S.) in management, with honours, from HEC Montréal.


Representative work

Represented clients in cases involving breaches of commercial contracts and actions on account.

Represented a customs broker in a professional liability action.

Represented a Cree band council in the prosecution of offences against its by-laws.

Represented an in-house lawyer to obtain the annulment of a subpoena and confidentiality order on the grounds of solicitor-client privilege.

Acted in demand in the context of consumer law and competition law class actions.

Represented clients in claims for hidden defects.

Acted before the Court of Appeal in the context of a defamation action.

Representation in an application for a provis­ional injunction to obtain the annulment of a call for tenders.

Conferences and publications


Education

B.C.L./LL.B., McGill University, 2012

D.E.S.S. in management, HEC Montréal, 2017


Awards and recognition

Professional associations

Bar of Québec

Young Bar Association of Montreal