Hannah is developing a diverse litigation practice.
She assists clients on various commercial and contractual disputes as well as product liability and class action matters.
In the summer of 2016, Hannah was seconded to The Aldo Group through our Student Secondment Program.
Insolvency Institute of Canada
Acted for the Insolvency Institute of Canada in connection with its intervention before the Québec Court of Appeal in the Québec controversy involving the application of section 243 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and, more specifically, the right of hypothecary creditors to have a receiver appointed and their obligation to provide timely prior notice of the exercise of a hypothecary right.
The Aldo Group Inc.
Acting for The Aldo Group Inc. in its proceedings under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act.
Bentley Leathers Inc.
Acting for Bentley Leathers Inc., a Montréal-based luggage, handbags and travel accessories retailer, in its restructuring into a new entity to preserve over 160 of its 250 stores across Canada.
Canadian Malartic GP
Acting for Canadian Malartic GP, an impleaded party in an application for judicial review to obtain the annulment of a governmental decree.
Deloitte Restructuring Inc.
Acting for Deloitte Restructuring Inc. in its capacity as receiver of SPG International Ltd.
Beauward Real Estate Inc., Schokbeton Inc. and Saramac Inc.
Acting for Beauward Real Estate Inc., Schokbeton Inc. and Saramac Inc. with investigations by the Québec Permanent Anti-Corruption Unit and the Québec Revenue Agency on various allegations of fraud, bribery of public officials, fraud on the government, tax offences, and breach of trust.
Bluberi Group Inc.
Successfully acted for 9354-9186 Québec Inc. and 9354-9178 Québec Inc. (formerly known as Bluberi Gaming Technologies Inc. and Bluberi Group Inc.) with regards to (i) appellate proceedings before the Supreme Court of Canada and (ii) their restructuring efforts under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA). The judges of the Supreme Court, on the bench, unanimously ruled in favour of our clients and overturned the Court of Appeal.
Geneviève Simard, Amélie-Frédérique Gagnon, Gail Kelly and Anna Prchal
Representing Amélie-Frédérique Gagnon, Gail Kelly, Anna Prchal and Geneviève Simard, who were among the victims of former ski coach Bertrand Charest. He was convicted and sentenced to 12 years in prison on charges related to the sexual assault of athletes. Davies is acting on a pro bono basis.
Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec (FMSQ)
Acting for the Fédération des médecins spécialistes du Québec (FMSQ) in defence of a class action filed by the Council for the Protection of Patients. The representative of the class action claims that the FMSQ encouraged radiologists to use pressure tactics on patients in order to succeed in their negotiations with the government regarding accessory costs.
Groupe Vision New Look Inc.
Acting for Groupe Vision New Look Inc., Québec's largest optical products retailer, in a class action claiming the refund of all fees charged for medications and services in relation to optical services provided to consumers between 2012 and 2015.