Albert also acts for clients in corporate and business law matters and represents them in litigation matters, in particular at the appellate level.
Albert has a common law degree (J.D.) from Queen’s University and a civil law degree (LL.B.) from Université de Sherbrooke. During his last year of law school, Albert concurrently pursued a specialization in health technology assessment and management (H.T.A. & M.). After having successfully completed the international program in four different cities, Barcelona, Rome, Montréal and Toronto, Albert obtained an M.Sc. in health technology assessment from Université de Montréal in 2012. He has been a member of the Law Society of Ontario since 2012 and the Barreau du Québec as a Canadian legal advisor (c.l.a.) since 2020.
Prior to his legal studies, Albert graduated from Université de Montréal with a B.Sc. in biomedical sciences. During his undergraduate studies, Albert performed research in the Departments of Pharmacology and Biochemistry, where he studied the effects of reactive oxygen species (ROS) on the catalytic activity of the hepatic cytochrome P450 and participated in a high-throughput screening project for protein-protein interactions in a yeast model by using Protein-fragment complementation assay.
Before joining Fasken, Albert worked as a lawyer, trademark agent and patent advisor in an intellectual property law firm.