Skip to main content
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this website you are agreeing to our use of cookies as described in our privacy policy.
Laurence  Déry

Laurence Déry

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction Quebec, 2003
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Québec City
Contact

Laurence Déry specializes in labour and employment law.  She represents public and private sector employers subject to both federal and provincial jurisdiction. Laurence also advises foreign companies on their obligations as employers in Quebec.

Laurence is an expert on many individual and collective labour law issues. She intervenes in collective bargaining, drafts collective agreements and contracts of employment and conducts investigations into psychological harassment.   She advises employers on various employment-related issues, such as union certification, the rights and obligations of successor employers, labour standards, termination of employment and clauses restricting employment.

Laurence is a seasoned litigator and appears before specialized labour law boards.  She handles a variety of matters involving human rights, the protection of personal information, the Charter of the French Language and pay equity.

Laurence often speaks during conferences and delivers seminars to employers in their workplace or for different training centres.

  • Winner, “Labour Law” category – 1st edition of the Jeune Barreau de Québec’s Gala des Maîtres, awarded for thoroughness, devotion, involvement in the work environment, recognition of peers and professional ethics (2013) , Young Bar Association of Montreal 2013
  • Winner of the Lieutenant-Governor’s award for personal, social and community commitment and career quality (2003), Prix du Lieutenant-Gouverneur 2003
  • Winner of the Julien-Chouinard Prize awarded for best text submitted to the legal periodical of Université Laval, Revue juridique des étudiants et étudiantes (2003) , Université Laval 2003
2013 Young Bar Association of Montreal Winner, “Labour Law” category – 1st edition of the Jeune Barreau de Québec’s Gala des Maîtres, awarded for thoroughness, devotion, involvement in the work environment, recognition of peers and professional ethics (2013)
2003 Prix du Lieutenant-Gouverneur Winner of the Lieutenant-Governor’s award for personal, social and community commitment and career quality (2003)
Université Laval Winner of the Julien-Chouinard Prize awarded for best text submitted to the legal periodical of Université Laval, Revue juridique des étudiants et étudiantes (2003)
Date

Education

  • LLB Laval University

Community involvement

  • Secretary of the Board, Société de protection et d'aménagement de l'Île aux Pommes (since 2013)
  • Chairman of the Board, Centre de la petite enfance Sophie inc. (2011-2013)
  • Member of the Board, Association des professionnels de la construction et de l'habitation du Québec (APCHQ) - Région du Québec inc. (2006-2007 and since 2015)
  • Member of the Board, Fondation Signes d'espoir
  • Member of the Board, Centre Signes d'espoir
  • Member of the Board, Atelier Signes d'espoir

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Québec Bar
  • Member, Québec City Bar
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Association of Québec home builders
Psychological harassment – Practical advice Speaker, Customized in-house training location location Quebec City
The dark side of Facebook Lecturer, Fasken Martineau 2008 annual conference location location Québec City

    Subscribe

    Sign up for updates from this team

    Subscribe