485 McGILL STREET, SUITE 920 // 514.360.4350
A TEAM DESIGNED FOR YOU

MARIE-CLAUDE SARRAZIN
Attorney/Partner

Phone: 514.360.4351
Email: mcsarrazin@sarrazinplourde.com

 

A University of Montreal graduate and a member of the Bar since 2002, Marie-Claude Sarrazin has more than 10 years of experience in disciplinary, civil and commercial litigation. She is a seasoned litigator with a varied background in this area. She also has an innovative approach, often looking for alternative solutions in the settlement of a dispute.

Ms. Sarrazin has proven expertise in the areas of disciplinary and professional law, gained while representing professional corporation trustees, professionals and stakeholders before various disciplinary boards and the Tribunal des professions. She has worked on cases related to many different professions. This practice has allowed her to expand her knowledge of penal offences related to professional practice.

She is also skilled at handling construction law matters. Her experience in this regard has led her to advise and represent contractors, owners and sureties. She has acquired key knowledge pertaining to public requests for proposals, claims related to construction projects for contractors, professionals, owners or sureties. She has been involved in major lawsuits regarding the Montreal Olympic Stadium and The Bay store's foundation fracture, to name a few.

Her varied political experience acquired over the last twenty years makes her an ideal advisor for the development of strategies and arguments for requests for legislative changes and representations before public authorities.

Recognized by her peers, Ms. Sarrazin has been a member, since 2008, of the Liaison Committee between the Montreal Bar and the Tribunal des professions. She has been a conference speaker on current issues related to disciplinary law and ethics. She also provides training on regulations governing contracts with public agencies.

Ms. Sarrazin is also active within her community. She is Secretary of the Observatoire sur le droit à la justice, affiliated to University of Montreal. She also sits on the Board of Directors for the Centre de développement pour l’exercice de la citoyenneté et du Théâtre de l'Opsis.