Maryam is a civil and commercial litigator who has developed a diversified practice, particularly in complex cases.
Before joining our litigation team, Maryam articled and practiced with a boutique downtown firm specializing in construction law, real estate law and commercial arbitration.
Represented a construction company and real estate developer in a five-day trial seeking the cancellation of a construction mortgage and claiming damages for defects and deficiencies in the amount of $270,000.
Represented owners of a commercial building in the defence of a claim for $250,000 in adjustments following a sale to a major North American real estate investment company.
Representation in Superior Court of a syndicate of co-owners in defence against an application to annul a decision of the annual general meeting.
Representation of the interests of an international estate worth $3,000,000 in order to prevent a dispute with the heirs.
Representation of property owners in a judicial review proceeding in connection with discriminatory zoning.
Representation of a heavy vehicle driver before the Commission des transports du Québec to contest sanctions.
Represented a widow in negotiations with an international funeral company and obtained compensation following a contractual breach.
Representation in a liability and personal injury claim for $74,999 in a two-day trial before the Court of Quebec.
Defence against a claim of $139,000 for defamation and damage to reputation.
Arbitration secretary in a commercial arbitration between a mining company and a subcontractor for a value in dispute of $4,000,000.
Arbitration secretary in more than ten conventional arbitrations under the National Agreement (Association des ressources intermédiaires d’hébergement du Québec), including highly complex cases
Rosa B. Gualtieri Prize, awarded for high academic standing and exceptional personal qualities.
Gouverneure de la relève de la Fondation du Barreau, awarded to lawyers with less than ten years of practice who distinguish themselves by their influence within the profession.
Fondation du Barreau du Québec
Canadian Bar Association
Lord Reading Law Society
The Advocates’ Society
Canadian Muslim Lawyers Association
Comité Bon Voisinage of the Outremont borough
Projet Montréal Outremont: member of the executive of the local association
Bachelor degrees of Civil Law and Common Law, McGill University, 2017
Master’s degree in Sociology, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, 2008
Master of Arts in International Law and Human Rights, UN’S University for Peace, 2007
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