Simon-Alexandre

Poitras

Articling Student

Education and Bar Admission

  • Bachelor of Laws, Université de Sherbrooke, 2018

Areas of Practice

  • Civil and commercial litigation
  • Professional disciplinary law
  • Construction

Profile

Simon-Alexandre Poitras holds a Bachelor of Laws from Université de Sherbrooke and is currently a summer student at Sarrazin+Plourde.

Simon-Alexandre is passionate about litigation: he proudly represented his university at the Pierre-Basil-Mignault Civil Law Moot Court Competition. Recognizing his strong negotiation skills, his peers nominated him to be Head Delegate at the National Model United Nations–New York.

Simon-Alexandre served on the Editorial and Development Board of his university’s law journal, La Revue de droit de l’Université de Sherbrooke.

Distinctions

  • Dean’s List for academic excellence at the Law Faculty of the Université de Sherbrooke for three consecutive years (2016-2018)

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Teaching Assistant for literature search classes at the Law Faculty of the Université de Sherbrooke (2017 to present)
  • Member of the Editorial and Development Board of the Revue de droit de l’Université de Sherbrooke (2017-2018)