Me Vincent R. Paquet

Me Vincent R. Paquet

Vincent R. Paquet graduated from the Faculty of Law at the Université de Sherbrooke. He joined the Desjardins Côté law firm as a criminal attorney after completing his internship there. He focuses on criminal and penal law and handles cases related to impaired driving, narcotics, crimes against persons and the Highway Safety Code.

He represents clients in all judicial districts of Quebec. He handles cases on appeal both before the Superior Court of Quebec and the Court of Appeal of Quebec.

vpaquet@carettedesjardins.com

Professional background

Known for his advocacy skills, he received the Maurice-Delorme Award for excellence in mock trials, earning him the opportunity to represent the Université de Sherbrooke at the Charles-Rousseau moot court competition. He was also the recipient of the Yvon-Blais bursary for his advocacy skills. Since entering the profession, he has been involved in mentoring as part of a moot court competition in criminal law at the college level.

Dedicated to his clients’ cause, Vincent R. Paquet is committed to supporting them with the utmost professionalism throughout the legal process. He is supported by a team of experienced attorneys, whom he works with tirelessly to defend the interests of his clients.

Education

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B, Université de Sherbrooke)

Professional affiliations

  • Barreau du Québec, 2015
  • Association des avocats de la défense de Montréal (Association of Defence Attorneys of Montreal)
  • Association québécoise des avocats et avocates de la défense (AQAAD) - (Association of Defence Attorneys of Quebec)

Awards and distinctions

Maurice-Delorme Award

(Faculty of Law of the Université de Sherbrooke)

Dean’s honour list

(Faculty of Law of the Université de Sherbrooke)