Thomas
Dougherty

Title : Lawyer Year of call : 2016

Expertise : aboriginal and constitutional law | litigation | transportation law

Hotline: 367 777-0806

Thomas Dougherty joined our firm in 2017. His practice is primarily focused in civil and commercial litigation and aboriginal law. His experience allows him to practice in civil and commercial litigation in the fields of maritime law and insurance law. In addition to these qualifications in civil and common law, Thomas Dougherty holds a bachelor's degree in public affairs and international relations from Université Laval. He also completed part of his studies in Finland and Germany where he studied international law and comparative law. In addition to French and English, he speaks German and Portuguese.

Assistant: Cynthia Beaulieu

Expertise

  • Aboriginal and constitutional law ( First Nation governance, litigation, land claims and specific claims)
  • Litigation (insurance, construction, commercial litigation, remedies of all types, extraordinary remedies, civil liability)
  • Transportation law (rail transport law, maritime transport law, civil and contractual liability, international transport treaties)

Education

  • Graduate Diploma, North American Common Law (Juris Doctor), Université de Montréal (2017)
  • LL.B., Université Laval (2015)
  • Session d’étude à l’Université d’Hambourg, Allemagne (2015)
  • Integrated B.A. in international relations and public affairs, Université Laval (2013)
  • Année d’étude à l’Université Abo Akademi, Finlande (2012)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre, Sept-Îles (2017 to present)
  • Motulsky Avocats, Montréal
  • Langlois Avocats, Québec

Associations, committees, boards

  • The Canadian Maritime Law Association
  • Lawyers Without Borders Canada Association

Distinctions

  • He speaks French, English, German and Portuguese