Our Montreal practice advises on every facet of insurance

Our office in Montreal is a key part of Clyde & Co’s global practice, providing a strong regional focus for both local and international clients across a range of complex and contentious matters. We have knowledge of all aspects of insurance defence and coverage, including commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation. We regularly represent directors and officers and their insurers at the negotiating table and before the courts and tribunals. Our lawyers have vast experience litigating disciplinary proceedings against a broad range of professionals. We are also very experienced in handling construction litigation matters.






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We are frequently called on to assess coverage and monitor claims worldwide, assist in policy drafting and review, and advise on risk management. Our global team of cybersecurity lawyers has the experience to provide businesses and their insurers with complete cybersecurity and privacy advice across all industry sectors.

We regularly defend product liability and personal injury claims ranging from single party lawsuits to multi-jurisdictional class actions involving aircraft, automobiles and trains, to construction equipment and major consumer appliances. We also assist with product recalls, both voluntary and mandated.

We assist major insurers and licensed intermediaries with worldwide and domestic compliance initiatives that cover a full range of issues from policies and procedures to new product development, regulatory change and license applications and notifications. 

Canada has a mature and highly regulated insurance market, which attracts both leading global insurers and new entrants competing to develop new product and technological offerings. With its strong and diverse economy, world-class infrastructure and financial services industry, Canada offers a wide range of opportunities to domestic and foreign investors in the construction, manufacturing, transportation, financial services and resources sectors.

Clyde & Co's combination of sector experience, commercial attitude and in-depth regional understanding provides a unique perspective. We use our knowledge to steer clients through diverse commercial challenges. Our lawyers have a deep understanding of the insurance industry and its unique ways of doing business.

Recruitment at Clyde & Co Montréal is conducted in accordance with the Recruitment Agreement signed by the large firms of Montréal and Québec. Our candidates are thus chosen following the “Course aux Stages” recruitment process, you can find more information about it on our Graduate website and you can apply via viRecruit.

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