Geneviève Lavoie Associate


Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2018 - Québec


Primary office:  Montréal



Geneviève Lavoie

Geneviève is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Montréal office working as a member of the firm’s Labour, Employment & Equalities Group.

As part of her practice, Geneviève advises clients on matters pertaining to unionization and company closures.

She also works with employers whose main activities are based in Quebec, as well as in the rest of Canada and abroad, advising them on individual labour standard matters and best practices to be implemented in this regard.

Geneviève practises law in both English and French.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2018

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2018
      Year of Call, Québec
  • 2017

    • Career
      June2017
      Articling student - McMillan s.e.n.c.r.l., s.r.l.
    • Community
      2017
      Humanitarian aid for human rights in South Africa
  • 2016

    • Career
      June2016
      MRC de la Vallée-de-l’or
    • Education
      2016
      Université de Montréal, LLB
  • 2015

    • Community
      2015
      Volunteering for Parrainage Civique de Montréal
  • 2014

    • Career
      2014
      Juripop legal clinic
    • Education
      2014
      China University of Political Science and Law, Summer School - Chinese Law
  • 2013

    • Education
      2013
      Hampstead School of English, London

Memberships

  • Young Bar of Montréal
  • "Venons-nous d’assister à la naissance d’une troisième catégorie de travailleurs, les 'Entrepreneurs dépendants'  en vertu du droit de l’emploi au Québec ?", bulletin McMillan, rédigé en collaboration avec Shari Munk-Manel (2018)

  • "Are Better Working Conditions for your Quebec Employees on the Horizon?", bulletin de McMillan, rédigé en collaboration avec Shari Munk-Manel (2018)

Presentations

  • “Training on Employment and Labour Relations in Quebec”, collaboration with Shari Munk-Manel (2018).

  • “Syndicalisation : Les meilleures pratiques”, collaboration with Shari Munk-Manel (2018).

  • Prepared hearings for proceedings before the Tribunal administratif du travail

  • Advised clients on matters pertaining to unionization and company closures

  • Advised clients on individual labour standard matters and best practices