OHS Corporate and Management Prosecutions

Company oppositions relating to the CNESST’s Inspectors and Prevention Department, contestation of correction notices, fines, legal counsel, support, representation and negotiations with the CNESST, as well as representations in front of the Québec Court in all penal prosecution matters are the highly specialized domain of Me Corinne Lambert, a former prosecutor at the CNESST and a true reference in these matters.

Assistance and support during:
 CNESST Inspectors’ visits
 Correction notices / Penal prosecutions / Fines
 Work stoppage and/or Machine shutdowns
 Preparing evidence and due diligence defences

Criminal Prosecution (Cour du Quebec)
 Disclosure of evidence following the issue of a prosecution
 Representation before the Cour du Quebec
 Negotiation / Conciliation with the prosecuting attorneys
–  Amending the nature of the infraction
–  Reduction / Withdrawal of the fine

CNESST Finance and Claim-related hearings

Legal counsel and representation before the Quebec Administrative Labour Tribunal (Tribunal Administratif du Travail or TAT) is only provided by specialized attorneys with 15 years or more of practice in the field of Occupational Health and Safety and Workers’ Compensation Law, such as our lead associate, Me Corinne Lambert.

 Requests for Administrative review (DRA) and Judicial Review (Superior Court)
 Filling of Appeal procedures before the TAT
 Litigation, negotiation, conciliation and mediation
 Hearing preparation and representations before the TAT and Civil Courts
 CNESST complaints for prohibited measures (art. 32 LATMP)
 Interpretation and application of all relevant laws and regulations