Valérie Lafond joined Chenette, Litigation Boutique Inc. in January 2024. Previously, she practiced with national and regional firms in civil and professional liability (medical and hospital) and insurance law.
Ms. Lafond’s practice focuses on disciplinary law, medical liability and media law. In particular, she advises and assists professionals in the investigation processes of professional orders (disciplinary or otherwise). She also pleads before civil and administrative tribunals and disciplinary boards.
Since 2019, Ms. Lafond has sat on the board of directors of a non-profit organization, Imago Théâtre inc, a feminist professional theater company. She has also been recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada in the Ones to Watch category in health law since the 2023 edition.
Ms. Lafond obtained her bachelor’s degree in law from Université de Sherbrooke in 2010 and a master’s degree in law from Université de Montréal (with honours) in 2015 under the supervision of Professor Patrice Deslauriers. She was called to the Bar in 2011.
You can at any time reach the assistant of Ms. Lafond,