Alexandra Hebert

Senior Associate

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Alexandra’s practice focuses on class action defence and appeals. She has several years of experience providing strategic legal advice in complex, high-profile class action lawsuits before the Superior Court, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court, involving claims across a broad variety of industries, in the fields of:

  • consumer protection
  • product liability
  • privacy law
  • health law
  • competition law
  • environmental law

Alexandra is sought-after for her strategic thinking, intellectual rigour, and experience developing compelling arguments in complex class action lawsuits. She also values contributing to legal scholarship and has authored law journal articles in the fields of class action defence and Indigenous rights; full references in the Insights & Events section below.

Before joining BLG, she articled with a global law firm in Montréal and served as a law clerk to the Honourable Justice Russell Brown, of the Supreme Court of Canada.

In 2021-2022, Alexandra took a one-year academic leave to pursue a Master of Public Policy at the University of Oxford (Lincoln College), as a Blavatnik School of Government Public Service Scholar.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Barreau du Québec
  • Member, Young Bar of Montréal

Awards & Recognitions

  • Finalist at the Young Bar of Montreal's "Leaders of Tomorrow Gala" (2023), "Lawyer of the Year - Civil & Commercial Litigation"
  • Canadian Law Awards : Commercial Litigation Team of the Year - Excellence Award (2023) with Stéphane Pitre, Anne Merminod and Alexis Leray for Lamoureux v. Organisme canadien de réglementation du commerce des valeurs mobilières, 2022 QCCA 685
  • Canadian Law Awards : Class Action Team of the Year - Excellence Award (2021) with S. Pitre and A. Merminod for Fortin c. Mazda Canada inc., 2020 QCCS 4270

Bar Admission & Education

  • Québec, 2017
  • MPP (Master of Public Policy), University of Oxford, 2022
  • JD (Common Law), Queen's University, 2016
  • LL.L. (Civil Law), University of Ottawa, 2015