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Philippe Cantin is a partner in our Litigation Group in the Québec City office.
His practice focuses on civil law including professional liability, primarily in the medical sector, and insurance litigation. He also deals with cases involving disciplinary charges.
Prior to joining McCarthy Tétrault in 2007, Mr. Cantin practiced with a major Québec City law firm for 10 years, mainly in insurance law and civil liability.
He is called to appear before the Courts on a regular basis and has acted as trainer for the Institut d’assurance de dommages du Québec. Mr. Cantin is a coauthor of the Code de procédure civile annoté published by LexisNexis.
Mr. Cantin is listed in the latest edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, as a leading lawyer in the area of medical negligence — represents defendants.
He received his Bachelor of Laws from Université Laval in 1996 and was called to the Québec Bar in 1997. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association.