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Marie-Pier Baril practices corporate and business law, with a particular focus on corporate governance rules and shareholder relations. She regularly participates in the negotiation and drafting of shareholder agreements and various types of commercial contracts

Ms. Baril has also been involved in several tax and estate planning matters involving the drafting of wills, trust deeds, mandates in the event of incapacity and corporate restructuring documents.

She has also developed a special interest in the issue of business succession and transfers.

A graduate of the Université de Sherbrooke, Ms. Baril received the Barreau du Québec prize and the Dean of the Law Faculty prize for academic excellence and involvement in university life.

Professional affiliations

  • Member of the Association de planification fiscale et financière's committee on estate settlement conference 2015, Québec

  • Member of the Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF)

  • Member of the Jeune Barreau de Québec

Conferences

  • "Six histoires à faire mourir de peur", présentation privée en droit successoral, May 2, 2018;

  • "Les fiducies et le droit matrimonial, un mélange explosif", Midis conférence de l’Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF), Quebec city, May 2017;

  • "Les conventions entre actionnaires, ce que la jurisprudence nous apprend!", 2016;

  • "La loi sur la concurrence: une présentation adaptée à votre entreprise", 2016;

  • "Planification financière : Tendances et astuces en gestion de patrimoine" (in collaboration with Serge Lessard and Alain Bertrand), Colloque Retraite et Placements (et gestion des avoirs), Cercle Finance Québec, November 26, 2015;

  • “La convention entre actionnaires : Aspects pratiques”, (with Émilie Nadeau), Colloque Croissance d’entreprise 2014, Colloquium Événements d’affaires, November 5, 2014;

  • “L’enfer est dans les détails”(with Julie Loranger), Colloque de planification successorale de l’APFF, Quebec city, January 31, 2013;

  • “Tout ce que vous avez toujours voulu savoir sur les règlements de succession” (with Julie Loranger), Accounting offices of Quebec city region, 2012;

  • Presentations given to more than a dozen accounting firms in the Quebec City area on the new Quebec Business Corporations Act.

  • Conference on the accountability of directors of cooperatives (November 28, 2010).

Involvement

  • Vice-president and member of the Board of Directors of the CPE La Petite Cité;

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the CSSS de la Vieille-Capitale (2014-2015);

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the CSSS de la Vieille-Capitale;

  • Member of the Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF) succession committee 2009-2014;

  • Member of the organizing committee for the 2013 APFF _Colloque sur la planification successorale;

  • Member of the organizing committee for the 2013 APFF Colloque sur les fiducies.

Publications

  • La relève de l’entreprise et la planification successorale : gérer le risque… ou gérer la crise”, Marie-Pier Baril and Pierre Lamontagne, Droit des PME, Collection Centre d’études en droit économique (Charlaine Bouchard, Dir.), Cowansville, Éditions Yvon Blais, 2011, p. 491.

Contact

418 694-2913
marie-pier.baril@bcf.ca

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Assistant(s)

Lyne Vachon

418 694-2920 #4351
lyne.vachon@bcf.ca

Quebec City

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