Annual General Assembly


Members of the Bar of Montreal are requested to attend the Annual General Meeting to be held on Wednesday, May 9th, 2018 at 5:30 P.M. in the Jules-Deschênes Room (5.15) of the Montreal Courthouse (10 St-Antoine Street East).

They are also invited to attend the reception that will follow the meeting in the Edward Room of the William Gray Hotel (421, Saint-Vincent Street).

AGENDA

  1. Call to order
  2. Adoption of the agenda
  3. Adoption of the minutes of the Annual General Meeting of May 10th, 2017
  4. Report of the Treasurer, Mtre Alexandre Forest
  5. Presentation of the financial statements and appointment of the auditors
  6. Presentation of the Pierre-Fournier Prize (new name of the Merit) to Mtre Magali Fournier
  7. Report of Mtre Brian R. Mitchell, Bâtonnier
  8. Proclamation of elected officers and councillors
  9. Speech of the new Bâtonnier
  10. Question period
    10.1 Question soumise par Me Stéphanie Chartrand : Sur quelle base est établi le salaire du Bâtonnier de Montréal et est-il normal que celui-ci, qui s’élève à 75000 $ pour un emploi à temps partiel, soit presque aussi élevé que le salaire moyen des avocats au Québec qui travaillent à temps plein et qui s’élève à 87000 $?
  11. Adjournment

The 2017-2018 annual report will be available on demand starting May 9, 2018 and will also be distributed to all those attending the annual meeting. It will also be available for download in PDF format on our Web Site.

COUNCIL OF THE BAR OF MONTREAL ELECTION

The exact number of candidates having been nominated for each of the following positions: Bâtonnier, First Councillor, Treasurer, Secretary, Representative of the Young Bar of Montreal and English-Speaking Councillors (one-year term and two-year term), these candidates will be declared elected at the Annual General Meeting of May 9th, 2018.

An election will be held for the three positions of Councillors where the number of candidates exceeds that of the position to be filled.

UNOPPOSED POSITIONS

BÂTONNIER : Mtre Michel P. Synnott
FIRST COUNCILLOR : Mtre Alexandre Forest
TREASURER : Mtre Francisco Couto
SECRETARY : Mtre Sophia M. Rossi
REPRESENTATIVE OF THE YOUNG BAR OF MONTREAL : Mtre Alex Goupil       
ENGLISH-SPEAKING COUNCILLOR (TWO-YEAR TERM): Mtre David Ettedgui
ENGLISH-SPEAKING COUNCILLOR (ONE-YEAR TERM): Mtre Robin Schiller

CONTESTED POSITIONS

COUNCILLORS (3 to be elected):

  • Mtre Walid Hijazi
  • Mtre Extra Junior Laguerre
  • Mtre Caroline Larouche
  • Mtre Chantale Massé
  • Mtre Julie Mousseau

Consult the list of proposers

For information : please contact Mtre Doris Larrivée at 514 866-9392, ext. 226 or dlarrivee@barreaudemontreal.qc.ca

FOR INFORMATION

Mtre Doris Larrivée
514 866-9392, extension 226
dlarrivee@barreaudemontreal.qc.ca