Élif Oral

Senior Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Élif Oral

Élif Oral


Related services and key industries


Elif Oral’s practice focuses mainly on civil and commercial litigation as well as class actions with a particular emphasis on insurance law, environmental law, professional liability and construction law.

A physicist by training with a master's in medical nuclear physics, Ms. Oral is a regular contributor in matters with a technical or scientific component.

Professional experience

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  • DESS, Environmental Law, Sustainable Development and Food Safety, Université Laval, since 2019
  • LL.B., Université Laval, 2012
  • M.Sc., Nuclear Physics, Université Laval, 2001
  • B.Sc., Physics, Université Laval, 1998
  • Quebec 2012
  • Dean’s List, Faculty of Law, Université Laval (2011-2012)
  • "L'état du droit en matière d'assurances dans le domaine de la construction," in collaboration with Marie-Hélène Caron, Développements récents en droit des assurances, Vol. 451, Service de la qualité de la profession, Quebec Bar, Éditions Yvon Blais, 2018.
  • "A practical approach to the legalization of recreational cannabis for insurers," Legal Update Norton Rose Fullbright, February 2018.


  • "L'état du droit en matière d'assurances en droit de la construction," Quebec Bar Continuing Education Program, September 27, 2018.
  • "Produits d'assurance de construction : état du droit et considérations pratiques", Quebec Bar Continuing Education Program, May 14, 2019.
  • "Développements récents en assurance", Quebec Bar Continuing Education Program, December 7, 2018.
  • Speaker, professional liability for the Administrator of the Chartered Professional Accountants' Group Insurance Plan.
  • Preparation and participant as a "technology" lawyer in the "Procès sans papier" or paperless trial of the Quebec Bar, May 24, 2018 (Quebec City), April 24, 2019 (Quebec City), May 17, 2019 (Saguenay), September 2019 (Drummondville and Shawinigan).
  • Chambre d'assurance de dommages, certified trainer.
  • Treasurer of the Barreau de Québec (2020-2021)
  • Secretary of the Quebec bar (2019-2020)
  • Member of the information technology integration committee of the Quebec bar (since 2018)
  • External member of the Human Research Ethics Committee of the INRS (since 2016)
  • Director at the Fondation des Petits Bonheurs d'École (not-for-profit organization) (2016-2019)
  • Director at E27 musiques nouvelles (not-for-profit organization) (since 2019)
  • Pilates instructor at the Centre Pilates Québec and at Club Entrain (since 2000)


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