Jean-Charles Ruel

Senior Associate

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Jean-Charles is a member of BLG’s Construction group and focuses mainly on civil and commercial litigation. He takes particular interest in matters relating to construction law and the professional liability of engineers.

He regularly pleads before Québec courts and advises a wide array of stakeholders in the construction industry on various issues, including legal hypothecs, contractor claims, construction defects and project delays.

Prior to joining BLG, Jean-Charles worked for a major international law firm specialized in professional liability, construction law and insurance law.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Barreau du Québec
  • Member, The Young Bar of Montréal
  • Member, Executive Committee of the Canadian Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section, Québec Branch

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada - Ones to Watch™ (Construction Law)

Bar Admission & Education

  • Québec, 2017
  • LL.B., Université de Sherbrooke, 2016
  • MBA, Université de Sherbrooke, 2016