Bertrand Paiement


Bertrand Paiement has been practicing in the field of insurance claims since 1981. He makes a skillful use of technology to manage complex matters. Difficult technical issues and cases requiring various expert testimonies are his favourites.

He defended the vast majority of the 20 insurers sued in the Ice Storm Class action which was settled in 2013.

He represents casualty insurers in their various fields of activity and has extensive experience before the Quebec trial and appeal courts, as well as administrative tribunals.

He has also been advising clients on coverage issues for more than 30 years.

Areas of Expertise
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Law
  • LL.L , University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Civil Law Section, 1975
Affiliations and Activities
  • Member of the Quebec Bar
  • Member of the Bar Association of Montreal
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Recognized by Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, 2017 edition, as one of the most recommended insurance lawyers
  • Silver Medalist, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Civil Law Section, 1975
Photo Bertrand Paiement
Telephone 514 925-6309 Facsimile 514 925-5009 Email
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Year of Call to the Bar

Quebec, 1976


French, English