Me Sylvain Labranche, associé
Me Labranche is born in Ville-Marie, in the Témiscamingue area, and is an experienced litigator who has been a member of the Québec Bar since 1992. Me Labranche focuses his practice in the area of labour law, health and safety law, mainly for private employers and public institutions, and civil law. He thus represents a number of corporations in matters involving commercial law, contracts as well as civil liability.
Since the fall of 2007, Me Labranche has held the position of municipal prosecuting attorney for the cities of Val-d’Or and Malartic, the municipalities of Rivière-Héva and Belcourt and the Regional County Municipality of the Vallée-de-l’Or. He also represents the Director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions in connection with all penal offences brought before the Val-d’Or municipal court.
Further, in recent years, Me Labranche has held one of the positions of corresponding syndic for the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region on behalf of the Office of the Syndic of the Québec Bar.
Over the years, Me Labranche, who is very socially committed, has sat on numerous boards of directors of Val-d’Or organizations. He is an active member of the Richelieu Club of Val-d’Or and participates in various activities as host or master of ceremonies.