Title : Lawyer Year of call : 2012

Expertise : aboriginal and constitutional law

Hotline: 581 543-2650

Mélissa Beaulieu, a Saguenay native, joined the Cain Lamarre team at the Saguenay office in 2012 after articling there as a student. She holds degrees from both Québec (Université de Sherbrooke) and France (Université Montpellier I). She works with the aboriginal law team and has an interest in international law

Assistant : Catherine Pedneault


  • Aboriginal and constitutional law (aboriginal rights, negotiation of treaties and other constitutional agreements)


  • Master’s in law, concentration in common law and transnational law, Université Montpellier I and Université de Sherbrooke (2011)
  • Master’s (master 2) in distribution and contract law, Université Montpellier I, France (2011)
  • LL.B., Université de Sherbrooke (2009)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre, Saguenay (2010 to present)

Lecturing, conferences, publications

  • Research assistant at Université de Sherbrooke for Carmen Lavallée’s class on children’s rights issues and for the book La protection internationale des droits de l’enfant : entre idéalisme et pragmatisme

Associations, committees, boards

  • Member, board of directors, Popote Express Chicoutimi
  • Former member, board of directors, Association du Jeune Barreau du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean (previously)