Municipal sector


DUNTON RAINVILLE has extensive experience in the municipal arena. Today, it is the largest private firm working in municipal law and municipal employment law in Quebec. For over 30 years, DUNTON RAINVILLE has been advising and representing various municipal organizations, including cities and towns, municipal housing authorities, para-municipal companies, intermunicipal companies and regional county municipalities, in all matters related to municipal, public, labour and employment law and more.

DUNTON RAINVILLE offers a wide range of legal services to Quebec municipalities to assist the province’s cities and towns in matters of urban planning, finance and taxation, environment, public works, human resources, economic development and regulation. The firm’s professionals act both as advisors and prosecutors and provide notarial services. DUNTON RAINVILLE also acts in cases before the Municipal Court.

Through their involvement in municipal organizations such as the UMQ, the FQM, the ADGMQ, the ADMQ and the COMAQ, as well as in organizations with more specific vocations, our lawyers learn about Quebec municipalities’ concerns and are able to propose strategies to meet their needs.