Insurance Law

RSS Welcomes Maude Gaulin to its Insurance Law Practice Group

RSS is pleased to announce that Maude Gaulin is joining its Insurance Law Group.

RSS Welcomes Paula Maurin and Marlaina Correia

RSS is delighted to welcome Mes Paula Maurin and Marlaina Correia to our Insurance Law and Family Law groups, respectively. Both were recently sworn in as members of the Bar and began their careers at RSS, first as students and then as articling students.

Alice Bourgault-Roy, New Partner With RSS

Robinson Sheppard Shapiro is pleased to announce that Alice Bourgault-Roy, from our Insurance Law  Group, has become partner with the firm. An important part of Alice’s work consists of defending professionals. Alice also handles numerous files related to general civil liability. She represents contractors, sellers, manufacturers, landlords, municipalities, corporations, and individuals in cases related to […]

From Pro Football to Law: Marc-Olivier Brouillette’s Experience

Numerous lawyers haven’t taken the direct route from high school to their call to the Bar.  Marc-Olivier Brouillette is a perfect example—before donning his toge, he wore the Montréal Alouettes uniform. With simplicity and candor, he described his journey in an interview for Droit Devant, a podcast launched by the student association of Université de […]

Bar of Quebec’s Continuing Education Activities: Once Again, RSS Is a Key Player

Following a long-established practice, RSS is a partner of the Bar of Quebec towards the annual continuing education conference on Recent developments in insurance and professional liability. This activity will be presented on Friday, January 27, live and via the Web. The papers of the Recent Development series are later published by the Centre d’accès […]

Who’s Who Legal Recognizes the Firm’s Lawyers

The international directory Who’s Who Legal recently announced its 2022 rating of outstanding lawyers. Some of our lawyers have been recognized: Marilyn Piccini Roy, Ad. E., TEP, Thought Leader Global Elite — Private Client Martin Lord, M. Fisc., TEP, Thought Leader — Private Client Patrick Henry et Nick Krnjevic, National Leaders in Insurance and Reinsurance RSS […]

RSS’s Insurance Law Group Welcomes Priscilla Simard

RSS is pleased to announce that Priscila Simard is joining the firm’s Insurance Law Group. Priscilla was called to the Bar last Friday, in a ceremony presided by our colleague Marcel-Olivier Nadeau, as vice-president of the Bar of Quebec. Priscilla has been with RSS since 2019, first as a summer student before articling with us. […]

The Globe and Mail: RSS Remains a Front-runner Among Law Firms for the Insurance Industry

The Globe and Mail just published its second annual list of the best-rated law firms in the country. RSS is recognized for its insurance law practice. The rating was based on research conducted by Statista from a survey that drew over 3,100 responses containing more than 10,000 recommendations. The process excluded self-recommendations and recommendations of […]

RSS Welcomes Mathieu Boily in Its Insurance Law Group

RSS is proud to announce that Mathieu Boily is joining today the team of litigators in the firm’s Insurance Law Group. Mathieu already has three years experience before ethe courts in various cases related to insurance. Mariella De Stefano, the Group’s Co-Chair, is pleased with this recruit. “Mathieu comes to us from the legal department […]

How to Prepare an Application for Adjudication?

Do you know about the role of adjudicators in public construction contracts? Selected under a governmental programme, they are appointed to facilitate payments to enterprises that are parties to public construction contracts and subcontracts. Pierre Brossoit was one of the first such experts designated by the government in 2018, when the programme was only a […]

Evidence by Presumption: Utility and Pitfalls

This webinar was presented on June 16, 2022, as part of our firm’s annual lectures on insurance law. Description Property is stolen in a warehouse while the alarm system, unexplainably, was down. There is a suspect, an employee, but no one has seen him deactivate the alarm system or carry the property. Can we assume […]