Helene Bussieres

Hélène Bussières Partner

Helene Bussieres


  • Université de Montréal (LL.B. 1992).

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 1993
Representative Work
  • On behalf of employers, negotiating and drafting executive employment agreements for Presidents & Chief Executive Officers of public and private corporations such as Yellow Media Limited, Imvescor Restaurant Group Inc., Metro Logistics, l'Aréna des Canadiens Inc., Société Générale, DAVIDsTEA, RONA Inc. and Industrielle Alliance.
  • Negotiation of collective agreements on behalf of Electrolux, a company with more than 1,200 employees, including the termination of a defined benefits pension plan.
  • Providing counsel to some of Canada's most prominent insurance companies with operations throughout Canada, on all aspects of their human resources operations, ranging from employee hiring, legislative compliance, strategic litigation support and supervision of workplace investigations.
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  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Employment & Labour and Employment & Labour – Québec (recognized since 2016).
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2020 as a leading lawyer in Employment: Employer.
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020 in Labour and Employment (recognized since 2013).
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Recording and surveillance at work”, Stikeman Elliott Employment and Labour Law Group annual conference, October 2019.
  • “Top issues and trends in employment law”, Annual conference of the Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers (CACE), September 2019.
  • “Romantic relationships at work in the #MeToo era”, Stikeman Elliott Employment and Labour Group annual conference, November 2018.
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