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Florence Gauthier, Associate

Florence Gauthier

Associate Fasken
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Montréal


Florence is a lawyer in the Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group. She practices in all areas related to labour and employment law, including matters related to hiring, termination of employment, labour standards, human rights and freedoms, and the interpretation and application of employment contracts and collective agreements. She has a particular interest in issues dealing with the drafting and interpretation of confidentiality, non-compete and non-solicitation clauses.

As part of her university studies, Florence completed a cooperative internship with a major pharmaceutical distribution company as well as a clinical activity with the Honourable Mireille Allaire, a Court of Quebec judge. She also served as a teaching assistant for a legal research course offered to first-year Bachelor of Laws students at the University of Sherbrooke.

Prior to joining Fasken, Florence practiced labour and employment law with a legal firm in the Montreal area.

Client Work

  • Clearspring Capital Partners and OneLink Capital invest in Groupe Tecnic and École de conduite Tecnic Rive-Nord alongside one of the founding families,
  • LMPG Inc. acquires Lumca Inc,
  • Wavin B.V. acquires Bow Plumbing Group Inc., a leading Montreal-based manufacturer of plastic pipes and fittings,
  • Champlain Financial Corporation acquires Armoires Cuisines Action,
  • Skye Bioscience signs arrangement agreement to acquire Emerald Health Therapeutics in a share-for-share transaction,
  • Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. acquires PCI-Perrault Conseils Inc.,
  • GrowthCurve Capital acquires a majority interest in Montreal-based leading play-to-earn and game discovery platform,
  • Advent International acquires leading specialty chemicals solutions provider Caldic from Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Ongoing since November 2021

Career & Education


  • DESS, Life Sciences and Law Université de Sherbrooke
  • LLB Université de Sherbrooke
  • DCS, International Baccalaureate - Health Sciences Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf

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