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
Municipal Law (Litigation)
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Law Society of Upper Canada, 2005
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
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