Notary Montreal
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Commercial Law

Notaries have the necessary tools to give you valuable advice in your business plans and Commercial Law. Their role as legal advisor will ensure you have all the information you need for your company to prosper; in their capacity as mediators, which is part of their profession, they give you and your partners the certainty that your company distributes its dividends fairly and equitably. Disputes over internal management will impede your plans, and the notary is there to set down in writing the rules that guarantee you a prosperous future.

  • Incorporation (federal or provincial)
  • Contract of partnership
  • Purchase or sale of a company
  • Annual up-date
  • Shareholder agreement

Your specialists in Commercial Law:

Me Christian Giard Mtre Christian Giard, LL.B. D.D.N. 1987 graduated from the Université de Montréal in 1987. He practices mainly real estate law, serving companies as well as individuals. He also offers related services such as preparation of mandates or wills, and organization of companies. He belongs to several associations of business people, and spends considerable time developing the firm’s clientele. He makes sure that clients are satisfied when they leave our offices … and when they come back for other services!
Me Jaime Lerakis Mtre Jaime Lerakis, LL.B. D.D.N. 2006 joined the Dumais & Giard team to do her pre-admission internship in 2006. Since then, she has been responsible for commercial and residential transactions. She also works in the field of protection of individuals: drafting fiduciary and other wills, protective mandates in case of incapacity, estate settlement and non-contentious matters. She performs civil marriages, adapting the ceremony to suit each couple.
Me Marcella De Piano Mtre Marcella De Piano, LL.B. D.D.N. 2012  was admitted to the notarial practice in 2012. Having obtained her Bachelor of Civil Law (LL.B.) degree and her Diploma of Notarial Law (D.D.N.) from the University of Montreal, Mtre De Piano completed her pre-licensing internship with the notarial study Dumais & Giard in 2012. Her practice focuses primarily on estate settlement, non-contentious proceedings such as probate, institution of protective supervision and homologation of mandates in the anticipation of incapacity, and corporate law. She is proficient in English, French, and Italian.