Me Michel P. Synnott, nouveau bâtonnier de Montréal

Pour un Barreau d'avant-garde !

C’est lors de l’assemblée générale annuelle du Barreau de Montréal, tenue le 9 mai 2018, que Me Michel P. Synnott a entrepris son mandat comme bâtonnier.

Il succède ainsi à Me Brian R. Mitchell qui, après avoir fait le bilan de son année à la tête du Barreau de Montréal et remis à Me Magali Fournier le Prix Pierre-Fournier (Mérite du Barreau de Montréal) pour souligner sa contribution exceptionnelle au Barreau de Montréal, lui a officiellement transmis le traditionnel « bâton ».

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Pierre-Fournier Prize (Merit)

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