Pierre Boivin - Attorney
Pierre Boivin

Pierre Boivin


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Year of call to the bar



Pierre joined Kugler Kandestin at the very beginning of his practice, in 1989. His primary areas of practice are class actions, civil liability, and insurance law. He has represented diverse groups of victims of sexual abuse, consumers, and non-profit organizations in files relating to human rights and freedoms, consumer law, manufacturer’s liability, and civil liability. He is recognized by Best Lawyers® as one of the best lawyers in Canada, as selected by his peers. He is a regular speaker on class action and civil liability matters and has acted as a consultant for public affairs programs.

Pierre frequently works on a contingency fee basis if clients cannot afford to pay legal fees to fund litigation.

Pierre regularly pleads cases before all courts of Quebec. He has also represented victims of sexual abuse before the Supreme Court of Canada.

Pierre is married and the proud father of 2 boys.


  • Recognized for many years in The Best Lawyers in Canada®.
  • Recognized as a “Litigation Star” in Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.
  • Lauréats du Prix Jean-Pierre-Bélanger 2015 special edition awarded by l’Association pour la santé publique du Québec (ASPQ).


  • Université de Montréal, LL.B., 1986
  • London University (King’s College), LL.M., 1988

Among the noteworthy cases that Pierre has handled as lead or co-lead counsel, are:

Professional Affiliations

  • The Bar of Québec
  • The Bar of Montréal
  • The Canadian Bar Association
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Pierre Boivin
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Kugler Kandestin
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