YVON PREFONTAINE associate

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  780.497.4808
 yprefontaine@brownleelaw.com
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Prior to joining Brownlee in the spring of 2018, Yvon was the senior lawyer in the Alberta School Board Association’s legal department. Focusing on labour and employment law, Yvon joins Brownlee’s talented Labour and Employment team to provide services in English and

 

French, primarily in education law from the employer perspective. While Yvon enjoys problem solving and helping clients navigate the legal system, he is also cognizant that the legal landscape is constantly evolving and puts continuous education as a personal priority.

 

When not at work, Yvon enjoys many sports including hockey, skiing, golf, baseball and camping with his family.

REPRESENTATIVE WORK

  • Employment Law
  • Education Law

MEMBERSHIPS

Chair, Education Law Section
Employment and Labour CBA
Memeber, French-speaking Legal Professionals Association of Alberta
Member, Saskatchewan Law Society

 

WHY LAW

I chose the law because of the challenge and I remain a lawyer for the same reasons.  No two days are the same and with each new issue new challenges arise keeping things interesting.