Patrice Morin

Partner

Montréal
PMorin@blg.com
514.954.3104

Patrice Morin’s practice is focused on construction law. He advises owners, architects, engineers, insurers and contractors in all legal aspects of their business and represents them in court or before arbitration/mediation boards.

In particular, he drafts calls for tenders and construction contracts in all types of commercial, industrial and infrastructure projects and acts in matters relating to product liability litigation.

Patrice has acquired extensive experience in litigation matters before all levels of Quebec courts. Among other things, he acts in many complex files and has significant experience in long-term trials. He also provides advice on cross-border litigation issues and provides recommendations relating to regulatory aspects of the construction industry.

Patrice manages the team of legal professionals responsible for handling multiple claims and for specific projects involving our clients.

He regularly appears as guest speaker for conferences given in the construction industry.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Vice-President, Executive Committee of the Canadian Bar Association, Civil Litigation and Insurance section, Quebec division
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Construction Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Legal Affairs Committee of the Quebec Engineers Association

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2021 edition (and since 2009) of Best Lawyers in Canada® (Construction Law). Also recognized in the 2021 edition (and since 2011) (Legal Malpractice Law) and in the 2021 edition (Public Procurement Law).
  • Recognized in the 2020 edition of The Lexpert®/ROB Special Edition on Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers.
  • Recognized in the 2021, 2020, 2019 and 2017 edition of Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as a “Local Litigation Star: Québec” and a “Litigation Star: Construction, Insurance.” Also recognized in the 2016 edition as a “Future Star: Québec”
  • Recognized in the 2021 and 2020 editions (Litigation: Commercial Insurance) of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and in the 2021 (and since 2013) editions (Construction Law).

Bar Admission & Education

  • Québec, 1996
  • LLB, Université de Montréal, 1995