Jacquelin Caron
Partner

Overview

From the outset of his career, Jacquelin Caron has been focusing his practice on labour law and banking law.

Within his labour law practice, Jacquelin advises clients, negotiates agreements and collective agreements, and pleads objections, complaints of dismissal, psychological harassment, and extraordinary procedures, in front of administrative and legal courts.

Within the scope of banking law, he advises and represents various financial institutions and lending companies in the framework of the publication and realization of securities and mortgages.

He also has expertise in debt collection, whether with individuals in financial difficulty or with respect to bankruptcy or insolvency matters. He represents the trustee or the creditor in front of the courts in bankruptcy matters.

Typical Mandates

Whether in connection with telecommunication, agri-food, banking or industrial files, Jacquelin Caron has been mandated to make representations before:

  • the Canadian Industrial Relations Board, in particular, in order to have a strike declared illegal;
  • the Superior Court of Quebec regarding applications to issue an injunction during labour conflicts;
  • the Court of Appeal in order to contend that the insurance contract negotiated for the benefit of union members does not form part of the Collective Agreement as well as to challenge scab hiring complaints during labour conflicts;
  • the Labour Relations Board against complaints for dismissal without just and sufficient cause, for psychological harassment and prohibited practice complaints;
  • the Human Rights Commission against discrimination complaints.
Areas of Expertise
  • Labour and Employment Law
  • Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Restructuring
  • Financing
  • Asset Recovery and Banking Litigation
Education
  • LL.L., University of Ottawa, 1977
Affiliations and Activities
  • Member or the Quebec Bar
  • Member of firm’s Finance Committee
  • Industrial Relations Counselor (2000-2016)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Caisse populaire Sainte-Catherine de Montréal (1985-1998) and Chair of the Board of Directors (1988-1998)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Habitations populaires Desjardins, and then Chair of Habitations populaires Desjardins, secteur Centre-Sud (1988-1990)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Caisse du Quartier-Latin (1998-2002) and Chair of the Board of Directors (2002-2017)
  • Member of the Board of Representatives, West of Montreal (2001-2007)
  • Member of Donations and Sponsorships Committee of the Board of Representatives (2004-2007)
  • Chair of the Board of Directors of Société Formons Une Famille Inc. for four years
  • Founding member of Corporation partenaire action
Photo Jacquelin Caron
Telephone 514 925-6314 Facsimile 514 925-5014 Email
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Year of Call to the Bar

Quebec, 1978

Languages

French