Myriam Fortin

Myriam Fortin Senior Lawyer

Myriam Fortin

Education

  • The Canadian Securities Institute (Canadian Securities Course 2000)
  • McGill University (B.C.L. & LL.B. 1997)

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 1999
Representative Work
  • Advising clients regarding compliance of their operations with environmental laws, including the generation, discharge, use, handling, management, transportation, import and export of hazardous materials or waste.
  • Providing legal opinions to clients on all environmental legislation applicable to specific sectors of activity or on specific environmental issues.
  • Advising clients on their obligations relating to the environment and on the protection of their interests in commercial transactions, including share and asset purchase transactions, reorganizations, leases, acquisition financing or refinancing, and public offerings.
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Accolades
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in Environmental Law.
  • Lexpert/ROB Special Edition: Canada's Leading Energy Lawyers, November 2016.
  • Lexpert Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining, October 2016.
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Speaking Engagements
  • "Enjeux environnementaux en contexte d’insolvabilité", PwC, Montréal, December 7, 2016 (panelist).
  • "Législation fédérale et provinciale applicable dans le domaine des matières dangereuses", Le Conseil du Patronat de l’Environnement du Québec’s Formation sur la législation relative aux matières dangereuses et gestion de risque, April 2014.