André Fournier

Lawyer

Contact information

andre.fournier@montysylvestre.com
Direct line: 819 969-0713
Office: 819 566-4466, poste 560
Fax: 819 565-2891

Year of call

1985

Office

Sherbrooke

Training

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Université de Sherbrooke, 1984
Areas of practice
  • Labour and Employment Law
  • Labour Relations (Collective Labour Relations)
  • Individual Employment Contracts
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Municipal, Environmental and Administrative Law

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. André Fournier, lawyer, has always practiced with Monty Coulombe where he acquired significant expertise on labour and employment law as well as municipal, environmental and administrative law. Mr. Fournier has a well-known expertise on the consultation and representation of employers in the public, parapublic and private sectors before the judicial and administrative courts notably adjudicators and of Tribunal administratif du travail. He is the primary spokesperson or legal counsel during the negotiation of collective agreements. He advises and represents municipalities and educational institutions before the courts and administrative tribunals. Mr. Fournier joined Monty Coulombe in May 1985.

COMMUNITY AND PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT

  • Member of the Board, Centre communautaire juridique de l’Estrie, since 2006;
  • Member of the Board, the caisses populaires merged to become la Caisse Desjardins du Nord de Sherbrooke, 1988-2011;

  • Residing Member, Comité consultatif d’urbanisme de l’arrondissement Jacques-Cartier, Ville de Sherbrooke, 2006-2011;
  • Member, l’Association des gestionnaires en ressources humaines de l’Estrie (AGRHE).

TEACHING, LECTURES, TRAINING

  • Lecturer on labour law, civil and administrative law, École du Barreau du Québec, since 1991;

  • Speaker and instructor on topics related to labour law and municipal law such as amendments to the acts, labour relations, occupational injuries and psychological harassment.


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