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Jean-Francois Lalonde

Jean-Francois Lalonde

Partner

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
613-232-3509

J.F. Lalonde practices employment law, personal injury, and civil litigation. J.F. is especially proficient in the area of employment law with his substantial experience representing both employees and employers involving terminations, severance packages, employment standards, and human rights issues.

J.F. has also successfully litigated and arbitrated commercial, insurance, and construction disputes.

Before becoming a lawyer, J.F. attended the University of Ottawa for his undergraduate studies and graduated from the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law in 2004. While pursuing his law degree, he worked as a human resource manager for a telecom company in Ottawa.

J.F. is fluently bilingual and provides legal services in both French and English. He teaches employment law as part of the Paralegal Program at La Cité Collégiale, a local college of applied arts and technology. He is also an elected director on the board of his condominium in Ottawa since 2009. He is currently the Vice-President.

Areas of Practice

Employment Law
Personal Injury
Municipal Law (Litigation)
Estate Litigation

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admission

Law Society of Upper Canada, 2005
Ontario, 2005

Languages

French, English

Education

University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
LL.B. - 2004
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
B.S. - 2001
Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

Law Society of Upper Canada, Member, 2005 - 2014
County of Carleton Law Association, Member
Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario, Member, 2005 - 2014
Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers, Member, May 1, 2015 - Present

Classes/Seminars

Paralegal Program, La Cité Collégiale , Teacher, January 1, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

Distributel Communications Ltd. , Human Resources Manager, 2002 - 2004
Distributel Communications Ltd., Sales Manager, 1999 - 2001