CHAREST, MÉLANIE

Attorney

Contact

Quebec City office : 418 651-9900

F : 418 651-5184

mcharest@morencyavocats.com

Education

Diploma of Collegial Studies in Respiratory and Anaesthesia Technology from the Cégep de Chicoutimi

Bachelor of Law from Université Laval

Articling student – student at the Barreau de Québec and the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux

Member of the Barreau du Québec (2008)

Areas of expertise

About

Following her internship with the firm, Mélanie Charest joined our Labour Law team and mainly acts on behalf of public and parapublic organizations.

She is often called upon to interpret and apply relevant legislation and regulations in educational matters as well as occupational health and safety matters.

Over the past years, Mélanie has worked on several major lawsuits related to the education sector, and particularly a Supreme Court of Canada case relating to ethics and religious culture.

As such, she pleads before the Courts in cases dealing with labour standards, equity, occupational health and safety as well as human rights.

Social and Professionnal activities

  • Member of the Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec
  • Member of the Alumnae Association of the Université Laval