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Valérie Deshayes Avocate/Associate Québec

Valérie Deshaye

Associate Fasken
Jurisdiction Quebec, 2017
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Québec City


Valérie Deshaye is a member of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution group at the firm’s Québec City office. She practises civil and commercial litigation, with a focus on insurance law, latent defects and civil and contractual liability. Valérie provides customized legal advice based on the client’s needs and priorities, drafts pleadings and appears before the courts.

A graduate of Université Laval, Valérie clerked at the Court of Appeal under the direction of the Honourable Claude C. Gagnon and competed in the Laskin Moot Court Competition. She also worked as a teaching and research assistant for two professors in addition to co-authoring an article on business law. Valérie also holds certificates in philosophy and political science.


  • Best team oralist at the 2016 Coupe de la Doyenne Moot Court Competition , Université Laval 2016
  • Outstanding Delegation Award, 2014 National Model United Nations , National Model United Nations 2014
  • Entrance bursary, Université Laval (2011), Université Laval 2011
Université Laval Best team oralist at the 2016 Coupe de la Doyenne Moot Court Competition
2014 National Model United Nations Outstanding Delegation Award, 2014 National Model United Nations
Université Laval Entrance bursary, Université Laval (2011)

Client Work

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Career & Education


  • Bachelor of Laws Université Laval
  • Certificate, Philosophy Université Laval
  • Certificate, Political Science Université Laval

Community involvement

  • Volunteer, Centre multiethnique de Québec 2015-2016
  • Volunteer, Legal Information Bureau 2014-2015
  • Pro bono volunteer with A-Droit Chaudières-Appalaches 2014-2015
  • Undergraduate student representative on the University Council 2014-2015




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