Eric Mongeau

Éric Mongeau Partner

Eric Mongeau

Education

  • London School of Economics (LL.M. European Law with merits,1993)
  • Université Laval (LL.B. , Dean’s list, 1991)

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 1992
Representative Work
  • 881571 Canada Inc. c. Caisse de dépôt et al : succesfully represented the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and obtained the dismissal of a constitutional challenge in connection to the expropriation process related to the implementation of a large public transit infrastructure project in excess of C$6B, the Réseau Express Métropolitain (REM Project).
  • Hydro-Québec v. Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corp. (pending) - Representing the owner of the Churchill Falls Hydro plant in a motion to obtain a declaratory judgment on the interpretation of the renewal terms of a long-term energy purchasing contract signed in 1969 which will become effective in 2016.
  • Commercial Arbitration - Hydrolectric Power. Representing independent power producers in arbitration proceedings related to the renewal terms of their power sales agreements to a public utilities company.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Litigation: General Commercial – Québec.
  • The 2020 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada in Litigation: Corporate Commercial.
  • Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys 2020 as Top 50 Trial Lawyer in Canada and Litigation Star in General Commercial.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Mieux définir les clauses d’arbitrage dans les contrats de construction pour une résolution de conflit expéditive“, Canadian Institute advanced conference entitled Gestion des litiges dans le domaine de la construction, April 26, 2012.
  • “L’arbitrage : comment rompre avec les vieilles habitudes pour rendre le processus pleinement efficace, rapide et moins coûteux“, The Canadian Bar Association, November 25, 2010.