William Dion-Bernard becomes a partner with RSS

December 9, 2019 — Charles E. Flam, Managing Partner of Robinson Sheppard Shapiro, is pleased to announce that William Dion-Bernard, a member of our Estates, Wills and Trusts Practice Group, has been admitted to the partnership. “With his background as a notary, William has brought a very precious addition to the scope of services that […]

RSS takes part in the Barreau’s continuing education activities

December 9, 2019 — On Friday, December 6, in Montréal, the Quebec Bar was hosting its annual day of continuing education on recent developments in insurance law. RSS was involved again this year: Katherine Delage was chairing the event, while Marcel-Olivier Nadeau spoke on presenting the evidence in arson cases. The Bar duly highlighted the event.

Legalization of cannabis: Benoît Chartier remains very active with training activities

November 22, 2019 — On November 14, Benoît Chartier, a partner with the firm and co-chair of our Insurance Litigation Practice Group, gave a presentation at the Montréal office of the world-leading insurance brokerage firm Marsh. The presentation, accredited by Quebec’s Chambre de l’assurance de dommages (ChAD), discussed the legal impact of the legalization of cannabis […]

Brigitte Garceau admitted as Fellow of the IAFL

October 30, 2019 — Brigitte Garceau, from our Family Law Practice Group, has been admitted as Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. “IAFL is a worldwide association of practising lawyers who are recognised by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their respective countries. The Academy was formed in […]

Once more, RSS demonstrates its community involvement

October 25, 2019 — With almost a century of important presence on the Montreal and Quebec legal scenes, one of the core values of RSS has been service to our community. “Giving back” has been a refrain often heard through our corridors. Almost every week throughout the years, members of the “RSS Family” have devoted their […]