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Bachelor of Law from Université Laval (2002)

Member of the Barreau du Québec (2003)

Areas of expertise


Stéphane Laforest primarily practises in the area of business law, namely in matters of incorporation, reorganization, business financing, contracts and shareholder relations as well as business sales and acquisitions.

He is often consulted to analyze or draft leasing agreements and commercial contracts, such as licensing or franchise agreements and other types of contracts related to procurement or product distribution, or governing use of intellectual property rights.

Stéphane has also developed a particular expertise in commercial financing, construction financing and real estate law.

Social and Professionnal activities

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Chambre de commerce de Bellecahsse-Etchemins
  • Lecturer to the graduates of Université Laval participating in the Entrepreneuriat Laval program (2007 to date)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Jeunes Entreprises Capital-National / Chaudière-Appalaches (2011 to date)
  • Member of several regional panels of Défi OSEntreprendre (formerly the « Concours québécois en entrepreneuriat ») (2013 to date)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Le Pivot Community Centre (2013 à 2015)