Antoine St-Germain

Managing Partner
Bar of Quebec, 1986

Antoine has an extensive litigation and insurance practice that includes coverage issues under Quebec law. He regularly represents a broad clientele from the insurance and self-insured industry, before the Superior Court and Court of Appeal.

Apart from playing an important role for the firm’s clients and being the firm’s Managing Partner, Antoine is an active member of the Canadian and Quebec Bar Associations. He was a member of the Bar of Montreal’s Liaison Committee with the Superior Court for civil matters, a member of the executive committee of the Quebec Section of the Canadian Bar Association’s Insurance Law and Civil Litigation section, and was a member of the Bar of Montreal’s Ethics and Image Committee. He has also served on the Quebec Bar’s Discipline Committee.

He is the former President and presently a member of the executive of ARC Canada, an affiliation of independent Canadian law firms.

Recognized in “Best’s” and “Who’s Who” as a top insurance coverage attorney, his clientele is composed mainly of Canadian insurers, American insurers as well as Lloyd’s Underwriters. His services have also been retained by French, Italian and Chinese carriers. Antoine is often invited to speak on many issues of interest to the insurance industry, including CGL and E&O coverage, as well as general principles related to Quebec Law, such as alternative methods of dispute resolution and the evaluation of bodily injuries and damages.

Antoine studied at McGill University in Political Science and continued his studies at University of Montreal where he obtained his law degree in 1985. He was called to the Quebec Bar in 1986.

During his free time he enjoys golfing, playing hockey, and fishing.

  • St-Laurent CEGEP
  • McGill University (Pol. Science 1981-1983)
  • University of Montreal, LLB, 1985
  • Quebec Bar Association
  • Quebec Bar’s Discipline Committee
  • Montreal Bar Association
  • Bar of Montreal’s Ethics and Image Committee
  • Bar of Montreal’s Liaison Committee with the Superior Court for civil matters of the Montreal Bar
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Executive committee of the Quebec Section of the Canadian Bar Association’s Insurance Law and Civil Litigation section
  • Accredited speaker by the “Institut d’Assurance de Dommages du Québec“
  • Listed in the book “The Best Layers in Canada” for 2012 and 2013 Executive of ARC Canada
  • 2010: Seminar titled “Particulars of Quebec Law” Toronto, Ontario
  • 2009: Conference titled “ADR in Quebec”, London, England
  • 2008: Seminar titled “Panorama of Alternative Dispute Methods in Quebec and in Canada” Paris, France
  • 2008: Seminar titled “Wellington Motions and the Duty to Defend” Toronto, Ontario
  • 2007: Seminar on Coverage analysis of CGL, E&O and D&O policies and other Insurance Issues”
  • 2004: Conference on co-ownership
  • 2002: Conference on the Evaluation of Bodily Injuries