Roland Veilleux

Legal Counsel

Contact information
Direct line: 819 969-0729
Office: 819 566-4466, poste 640
Fax: 819 565-2891

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Office: 819 566-4466, poste 279

Fax: 819 565-2891

Year of call





  • Licentiate of Laws (LL.L.), Université de Sherbrooke, 1973
Areas of practice
  • Municipal, Environmental and Administrative Law
  • Access to Information and Privacy
  • Land Use Planning and Development
  • Expropriation
  • Contract Law


Mr. Roland Veilleux, lawyer joined Monty Coulombe in 1974. Mr. Veilleux practices municipal, environmental and administrative law. His clients are mainly municipalities subject to the Cities and Towns Act or by the Municipal Code of Québec. He represents municipalities before the courts or administrative tribunals. He makes presentations before l’Assemblée nationale du Québec on private members’ bills. Mr. Veilleux advises municipalities on day-to-day management, prepares and drafts legal opinions on all aspects of municipal administration, municipal by-laws, inter-municipality agreements and contracts.

Furthermore, Mr. Veilleux works regularly in penal law, particularly on the implementation of municipal by-laws.


  • Member, Comité de discipline du Barreau du Québec.


  • Instructor, Rôles et responsabilités de l’élu municipal. Offered to newly elected municipal representatives. Fédération québécoise des municipalités (FQM), since 1984;
  • Lecturer, L’éthique et la déontologie dans le monde municipal. MRC de Rouville, Monty Coulombe s.e.n.c., December 2010;
  • Lecturer, L’éthique et la déontologie en matière municipale. Regional Conference of l’Association des directeurs municipaux du Québec (ADMQ) – Valcourt, September 2010;

  • Lecturer, Appels d’offres : Comment éviter les écueils – Théorie et pratique. Offered to elected and non-elected municipal representatives. Monty Coulombe s.e.n.c., April 2009;
  • Veilleux has given a large number of lectures on requests for proposals, legal amendments and the interpretation of diverses laws to l’Association des directeurs municipaux du Québec, région de l’Estrie (ADMQ), l’Union des municipalités régionales de comté et des municipalités locales du Québec (UMRCQ), la Corporation des officiers municipaux agréés du Québec (COMAQ) et la Fédération québécoise des municipalités (FQM), 1992-2008.


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