ADMITTED TO THE BAR Year 2019 in Quebec
University of Montréal (LL. B.)
AREAS OF PRACTICE:
Drafting proceedings, case management, judicial settlement conference.
Contestation of forced placement, mandates in case of inaptitude (homologation of mandates), mandates (power of attorney), tutorship
Execution of Judgments
Execution and enforcement of Judgments involving international private law aspects, especially in cases involving European countries.
Divorce, separation, child custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, parental authority, conjugal violence, permission to travel
International Family Law
Recognition of foreign judgments, execution of foreign judgments, permission to move with the child (children), execution of Quebec judgments abroad, international child abduction, recognition of jurisdiction, contestation of jurisdiction.
Medical malpractice, wrongful death, catastrophic injuries, partial permanent injuries, Total Temporary injuries, assistance for minor injuries, victims of violence and harassment, general civil liability
General litigation, collections.
Adoption, Youth protection intervention, tutorship
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
Justine Crépeau successfully completed her Bachelor degree in Law at University of Montreal in 2018. She was enrolled in the Bar of Quebec in 2019 after working as a law intern at Kalman Samuels attorneys Inc. Passionate about litigation and protecting the rights of her clients, she started her career at the office with the ambition to become proficient attorney specialized in civil and family law.
Throughout her Law education, Justine Crépeau actively implicated herself in community organizations seeking the defense of women’s and elder’s rights. She provided legal information during consultation and conferences to various communities allowing her to contribute to the accessibility of the justice system. Very motivated in the defense of human’s rights, she also accompanied victims of conjugal violence in their claims for custody before the Superior Court of Quebec when she was working at the Shield of Athena in Montreal. To this day, she remains very active and aware of human’s rights questions and wishes to participate in the reform of the domestic violence legislation. Her passion and experience in working with people are some of the attributes that led her to be selected for and to become a valuable member of the team at Kalman Samuels, Attorneys.