Julien Boudreault

Associate

Montréal
JBoudreault@blg.com
514.954.3118

Julien Boudreault focuses his practice on public law litigation, complex commercial matters and class actions, as well as appeal cases.

Prior to joining BLG, Julien served in 2018-2019 as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada to the Honourable Madam Justice Suzanne Côté. During his law studies, he also assisted the Honourable Madam Justice Suzanne Courchesne of the Superior Court of Quebec.

As an author, he has published articles pertaining to the constitutional division of powers and issues related to online freedom of expression.

Prior to his law career, Julien worked as a journalist and researcher for various regional and national media outlets (print, radio and television). He still has a keen interest in issues related to freedom of expression and freedom of the press.

Experience

  • Assists in the preparation of applications for leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada.
  • Is part of the team representing the Conférence des juges de la Cour du Québec in the reference before the Québec Court of Appeal regarding the constitutional validity of the Québec Court’s jurisdiction.
  • Is part of the team representing the Canadian Pacific Railway Company in the class action and other claims related to the Lac-Mégantic train derailment.
  • Participated in the drafting of various legal opinions related to privacy and data protection.

Beyond Our Walls

  • Member, Young Bar of Montréal
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society

  • Member, Board of Directors, Dysphasie-Estrie (2015-2018)

Bar Adimssion & Education

  • Québec, 2018
  • J.D., Queen's University, 2017
  • LL.B., Université de Sherbrooke, 2016
  • B.A., Political Science, McGill University, 2011