Me Pierre Rivard was called to the Quebec Bar in 1991 after obtaining a Bachelor Degree in political sciences at Laval University in 1987 and his law degree (LL.B.) at Sherbrooke University in 1990. Me Rivard has developed a particular expertise in commercial law, covering such sectors as real property, construction, bankruptcy and insolvency, company restructuring and finances, as well as all related litigations.
He is the legal advisor for a number of companies in the Quebec and Montreal regions. He appears before the courts on a regular basis and has represented stakeholders before important Boards of Inquiry.
As a manager, he has demonstrated its ability to support a wide range of situations, analyze, taking into account their consequences and to implement or to create the appropriate actions. It is oriented towards the achievement of objectives and demonstrated strategic vision in a teamwork environment.
Me Rivard is the chairman of the Board of the Société d’Habitation du Québec (SHQ) and a certified corporate director (ASC).