Montréal (Canada) – Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, announced today that four interns have been hired as associates in the Montréal office. They will join officially once they are called to the Québec bar on December 22.
“I’m proud to count within our ranks these talented lawyers. They have all excelled in their internship, demonstrating exemplary commitment and hard work. On behalf of the team, I welcome them and wish them great success with Fasken Martineau”, said Éric Bédard, Fasken Martineau’s Managing Partner for the Québec region.
The new associates joining Fasken Martineau are:
- Youssef Fichtali (Environment, Energy, Natural Resources and Mining Group) joined the team in 2011. Before entering law, Youssef graduated with a Bachelor in Business Administration (Applied Economics and International Business) from HEC Montréal. He has a marked interest for international business and has organized economic missions in several African countries, primarily in the mining and energy sectors. He helped his colleagues with mandates involving energy, mining, environment, infrastructure, social responsibility and governance law.
- Marie-Pier Gagnon Nadeau (Commercial Litigation Group) joined the team as a student in May of 2014 after having completed her second year in the common law/civil law combined program at McGill University. Before she began studying law, Marie-Pier earned a bachelor’s degree combining a specialization in communication and a concentration in arts administration at the Ottawa University.
- Stéphanie Raymond (Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group) joined the team as a student in the summer of 2014 after completing her licentiate in laws at the University of Ottawa. While she was studying her second year of civil law, Stéphanie articled with the Honourable Pierre Dallaire from the Superior Court.
- Dan Su (Corporate/Commercial Group) joined the team as a student in the summer of 2013, following her second year in McGill University’s B.C.L./LL.B. program. After completing her LL.B degree on Chinese Law in Macao, she continued her studies in International Business Law at University of Montréal and obtained her LL.M degree in 2010. Dan graduated on the Dean’s Honours List.
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