Our mediation services help our clients find solutions in preventing and managing conflicts and litigations. With a solid experience as litigator, director and consultant for local and international clients, Mr. Blais adapts the mediation process to each unique situation.
Whether in civil, commercial or labour issues, we guide you through the legal implications. In a language that you understand, we provide a clear view of your rights and obligations for each case. From there, we are here to represent you in every step along the way.
In a world of rapid change and increased business complexity, organizations face multiple challenges. These challenges include developing appropriate strategies to drive growth and increase competitive advantage, developing skills to use Big Data efficiently, preparing for change, managing projects and implementing best practices for corporate governance.
We are there to help you overcome these challenges. We are recognized for our expertise and business skills, and our ability to deliver practical, innovative and cost-effective solutions tailored to our clients' needs.
Please note that we are able to provide the vast majority of our services remotely, notably by virtual tools. Our IT system ensure that we can provide our services in a secure and confidential manner.
Simon Blais is an attorney and a certified mediator. He also has a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Durham University, United Kingdom.
In the course of his practice, Me Blais acts mainly as a mediator in civil, commercial and labour issues. He assists parties in the process of alternative dispute resolution.
Prior to his practice within Blais Legal Services Inc., Me Blais was the Founder and Managing Director of Stratco International Limited, a business consulting firm based in Barbados. He was then advising his international clientele on a variety of business and organizational issues.
Me Blais has practiced as an attorney during several years within private firms in Montreal, advising several companies of the S&P 500 as well as smaller organizations on management and legal issues. He represented major insurers before courts in litigation matters. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Orchestre Metropolitain (Montreal, Canada) for 4 years.
On a more personal note, Me Blais has been a mentor notably for candidates to the master in business administration and master in international management programs of Durham University (United Kingdom) since 2016.
- Attorney called to the Bar of Quebec (Canada), 2007
- Certified Mediator in civil, commercial and labour by the Barreau du Quebec
- Certified Mediator of the Institute of Mediation and Arbitration of Quebec (IMAQ)
- Member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Canada (ADRIC)
- Member of the International Academy of Mediators (IAM)
- M.B.A., Durham University (United Kingdom), 2011
- LL.B., University of Montreal (Canada), 2006
- Civil and Commercial Mediation Program, University of Sherbrooke (Canada), 2019
- Member of the American Bar Association (ABA), (Dispute Resolution and Business Law Section)
- Member of the Association of MBAs (AMBA)
- Member of the Association of MBA of Quebec (AMBAQ)
- Member of the Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society (BGS)
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Due to government measures related to COVID-19, please note that we are receiving clients at our office only by appointment and by respecting sanitary measures in place, notably the requirement to wear a mask. However, we still provide our services remotely accordingly with our regular schedule.
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