Louise Tremblay specializes in litigation. Her clientele consists largely of trust corporations and individuals acting as liquidators, trustees, heirs or beneficiaries of estates and testamentary trusts.
Louise represents clients in both claim and defence proceedings in cases involving the interpretation or validity of wills, as well as the rights, powers and duties of liquidators, trustees, heirs and beneficiaries of estates and testamentary trusts. She also provides advice on all aspects of estate liquidation, and has pleaded with success in proceedings initiated to terminate or amend testamentary trusts. Furthermore, she has acquired an extensive expertise in the institution of protective supervision for incapacitated adults such as curatorship, tutorship or appointment of an adviser, the homologation of mandates in anticipation of incapacity and providing advice in related matters.
Louise also has a wealth of experience facilitating the implementation of energy projects in the gas sector. She has represented various owners of natural gas networks in acquiring land rights and obtaining necessary authorizations to permit the establishment of such networks. Louise has also acquired in-depth expertise in the energy industry in pleading the cases of natural gas transportation, distribution and storage companies before the Régie de l’énergie.
Professional achievements & leadership
- The Best Lawyers in Canada – Energy Regulatory Law, 2019
- The Best Lawyers in Canada – Tax Law; Trusts and Estates, 2016-2019
- Benchmark Canada, Litigation Star: General Commercial, Trusts & Estates Litigation and Dispute Resolution, 2017
- President of the Wills and Trusts Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association, Québec branch, from 1999 to 2004 and member of the executive committee of this branch
- Canadian Bar Association
Bar admissions & education
- Québec Bar, 1985
- LL.B., Université de Sherbrooke, 1984
Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019
In the just released 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, 144 Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country have been recognized for their expertise in 47 areas of law. This includes 6 lawyers who were awarded “Lawyer of the Year” in...
Miller Thomson lawyers recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017
126 Miller Thomson lawyers from across the country and in numerous areas of law have been recognized for their expertise in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada. This result is up from 122 lawyers ranked last year....
Astronaut Julie Payette in conversation with Miller Thomson’s Kent Davidson
Miller Thomson had the privilege of welcoming renowned Canadian astronaut Julie Payette for a conversation with Chair Kent Davidson on Tuesday, March 10 as part of the firm’s International Women’s Day recognition. In an extraordinary gathering of staff and lawyers...
Louise Tremblay and Pierre Paquet successful in Quebec Court of Appeal
On February 16, 2015, the Quebec Court of Appeal maintained unanimously the Superior Court’s judgement rendered in favour of our client, Oracle Corporation Canada Inc. in Aliments Breton (Canada) inc. vs. Oracle Corporation Canada inc., 2015 QCCA, 336 (CANLII). This judgement...
Louise Tremblay moderates conference on estates and trusts
Louise Tremblay moderates a conference presented by the CBA-Quebec entitled “Revue des décisions marquantes de 2014 et 2015 en droit des successions et fiducies”.
Louise Tremblay présentera le 13 avril lors d’une conférence offerte par la section Testaments et fiducies de l’ABC-QC
“Revue annuelle de jurisprudence en matière de succession, testament et fiducie (2009)” La conférence présentée par la section Testaments et fiducies l’Association du barreau canadien, division du Québec, est offerte dans le cadre du programme de formation juridique permanente...
Louise Tremblay présentera une revue des faits saillants de la jurisprudence en droit des successions et fiducies
Cette présentation sur les faits saillants de la jurisprudence de l’année 2008 dans le domaines des successions et fiducies sera offerte le 21 avril 2009 dans le cadre des activités de formation offertes par l’Association du Barreau canadien de même que le 1er mai 2009...