PARADIS, LUC

Attorney, Partner

Contact

Quebec City office : 418 651-9900

F : 418 651-5184

lparadis@morencyavocats.com

Education

Law Degree from Université Laval (1974)

Masters Degree in Business Administration from Université Laval (MBA) (1986).

Member of the Barreau du Québec (1975)

Areas of expertise

About

Luc Paradis is specialized in the areas of commercial, corporate and bankruptcy law.  His areas of practice include business financing, mergers, acquisitions and franchising.  He has acquired great experience in venture capital matters, having represented Fondaction, le Fonds de développement de la Confédération des syndicats nationaux pour la coopération et l’emploi, at the provincial level for 12 years.

In collection and commercial restructuring, he has had the opportunity to complete several corporate restructurings, takeovers in situations of default and legal proceedings to recover loans within the context of venture capital investments.  Luc Paradis frequently acts on behalf of trustees in bankruptcy in matters of debt recovery, representations before the courts, business restructuring in accordance with the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (C-36) or further to the filing of a Notice of Intent in accordance with the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.

Social and Professionnal activities

  • One of the major players in the merger of the Chambre de commerce des Entrepreneurs with the Chambre de commerce de Québec in 2007
  • President of the Chambre de commerce de Québec in 2010-2011
  • President of the Board of Directors of the CCIQ until June 2012
  • President of the Board of Directors  « J’ai ma place »” from December 2013 and legal counsel since its foundation in 2008
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Carnaval de Québec since 2015
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Fondation de l’Université Laval