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Louis Bernier Montréal Partner/Associé

Louis P. Bernier , AdE

Partner Fasken
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Jurisdiction Quebec, 1975
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Montréal


Louis P. Bernier practises labour and employment law. He also specializes in administrative and constitutional law, with a focus on extraordinary remedies and Charter issues. Louis appears before various bodies and  tribunals and actively defends the rights of clients at every step in the proceedings.


Louis has many years of experience in major files and has a unique perspective on every aspect involved in the organization of work and operations management, including restructurings, subcontracting, sales and mergers. Company directors and officers trust Louis’ advice on strategic issues related to ethics, codes of ethics and governance.


In addition to working with numerous organizations, Louis delivers seminars on various subjects affecting the workplace.


  • Recognized as one of Canada's best Labour and Employment Law lawyers in The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2006 to 2022
  • Recognized in Employee Benefits Law by the Best Lawyers in Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021 to 2022
  • Recognized by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory in the area of Labour Law and Labour Relations , Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 to 2022

Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education


  • Master's Degree, Public Law Université de Montréal
  • LL.L. Université de Montréal

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member of the Québec Bar
  • Member of the Bar of Montréal
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Member of the Association canadienne de droit du travail
  • Member of the International Society for Labour and Social Security Law
  • Member of the board of directors and executive committee of the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec
  • President of the working committee of the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec
  • Member of the board of directors, Technologies D-Box inc.
  • President of the governance and compensation committee, Technologies D-Box inc.

Fasken Institute


Speaking Engagements

Business Issues: Future Outlook Plenary - 7th Fasken Martineau Symposium location location Montreal
Duty to Accommodate location location Montréal Inter-Continental Hotel

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