Skip to main content

PLEASE NOTE: For everyone’s safety, Fasken recommends anyone on-site at our Canadian offices be familiar with the COVID-19 recommendations in place which may include one or more of the following: social distancing, hand sanitizing, wearing a mask in common areas and proof of full vaccination. These measures apply to lawyers, staff, clients, service providers and other visitors.

Audrey Gagnon Associée/Partner Québec

Audrey Gagnon

Partner Fasken
The transparency of any influence exerted on public authorities protects the image and reputation of a company and its projects.
Jurisdiction Quebec, 2007
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Québec City
Contact

Overview

Audrey Gagnon practises primarily commercial litigation, civil liability and contractual liability. Audrey regularly provides legal opinions on the prevention and resolution of disputes in these areas. A seasoned litigator, Audrey also advises clients on the development and evolution of proceedings before the civil courts.

She has specific expertise in professional liability and insurance companies trust Audrey to defend their clients, namely dentists, lawyers, surveyors and other professionals.

Audrey is actively involved in her community and her professional order. She has served as a director for a large number of organizations and associations. She was elected for a second term on the Board of Directors of the Quebec Bar Association. She was also elected Vice President of this professional order in June 2020.

Achievements

  • Recognized by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory in the area of Litigation - Corporate Commercial, Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2020 to 2021
  • Nominated in the “civil and commercial litigation” category at the Jeune Barreau de Québec’s Gala des Maîtres for her rigour, involvement in the work environment, peer recognition and professional ethics, Jeune Barreau de Québec 2013
  • Nominated for the Lieutenant Governor's Award, Prix du Lieutenant-Gouverneur 2007
2013 Jeune Barreau de Québec Nominated in the “civil and commercial litigation” category at the Jeune Barreau de Québec’s Gala des Maîtres for her rigour, involvement in the work environment, peer recognition and professional ethics
2007 Prix du Lieutenant-Gouverneur Nominated for the Lieutenant Governor's Award

Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education

Education

  • LLB, Made the Dean's List of Université Laval's faculty of law Université Laval

Community involvement

  • Vice-President, Barreau du Québec (2020-2021)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Director - Les Œuvres Jean Lafrance (since 2016-2019)
  • Director - Pro bono Québec (2016-2019)
  • President, Comité sur les services à la population, Barreau de Québec (2015-2018)
  • Director, executive committee member, Canadian Bar Association (2015-2019)
  • Member of the Board, Merici College Foundation (since 2013)
  • Member of the Board, Musées de la civilisation (since 2009)
  • Member, electoral committee, Québec Bar (2014-2016) 
  • President, Junior Bar of Québec City (2014-2015)
  • Member of the Board, Junior Bar of Québec City (2010-2015)
  • Member of the Board, Québec City Bar (2013-2015) 
  • Director, general council, Québec Bar (2014-2015) 
  • Mediator certified with the Mediation and Arbitration Institute of Québec (2013-2015) 
  • Member serving on public affairs committee, Jeune Chambre de Commerce de Québec (2009-2011)

Fasken Institute

News

Publications

Article Real Estate Development (large or small) – Don’t forget to register in the Registry of Lobbyists! Espace Québec, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2017

    Subscribe

    Receive email updates from our team

    Subscribe