Jean Allard practises employment and labour litigation. His focus includes labour relations, workers' compensation and human rights and he has vast experience with the use of restrictive covenants in employment. He appears before administrative tribunals with jurisdiction in these matters, such as grievance arbitrators, the Commission des relations du travail (Quebec's labour relations board), the Commission des lésions professionnelles (Quebec employment injury review board), and the courts of Quebec, including the Superior Court and the Quebec Court of Appeal, in cases involving administrative law and employment law.
Mr. Allard represents clients in preparing and negotiating the renewal of collective agreements, particularly related to business restructuring and recovery. He works principally with companies in the aerospace and manufacturing industries and has considerable experience with the Controlled Goods Regulations and the ITAR rules.