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Élaine Léger Partner/Associée Labour, Employment & Human Rights Montréal

Elaine Léger

Partner Fasken
Managing a psychological injury file raises many challenges for occupational health and safety and labour relations managers.
Jurisdiction Quebec, 1999
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Montréal

Elaine Léger specializes in labour, employment and human rights law. She represents companies from every sphere of economic activity. 

Elaine has developed specific expertise in absenteeism management, occupational injuries and occupational health and safety. 

She advises clients on termination of employment, confidentiality obligations, access to medical records and managing absenteeism and occupational injuries. 

Elaine appears before grievance arbitrators and the Tribunal administratif du travail as well as the ordinary courts in regulatory penal proceedings. 

Elaine teaches labour law at the École du Barreau.

  • Recognized in Labour and Employment Law in Montréal, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2022
  • Recognized in the area of Worker's Compensation Law by the Best Lawyers in Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 to 2022
  • Recognized in Occupational Health and Safety by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2015 to 2020
Date Client


  • LLB Université Laval

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Québec Bar
  • Member, Bar of Montréal
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Young Board of Trade of Metropolitan
  • Member, Advisory of the Fédération de la Chambre de commerce du Québec / Camiré report / committee to modernize the Act respecting occupational health and safety
Emploi et nouveaux moyens technologiques : un mariage explosif Only available in French location location Montréal Hyatt Regency

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