Clémentine Sallée
Partner | Montréal
Montréal: 514-982-4077

Clémentine's practice mainly focuses on public procurement, infrastructure and public-private partnerships projects, including project finance. She advises private and public entities on the development and preparation of tenders and on the drafting and negotiation of partnership and other commercial agreements in the context of projects for the design, construction, financing and operation of infrastructure and clean energy ventures; and on the administration of the design and construction phases of such projects. Although familiar with many industries, her work focuses mainly on construction, health care and clean energy.

In her procurement practice, Clémentine assists local and international stakeholders in both the public and private sectors providing advice and legal opinions relating to procurement processes, project risk management and mitigation strategies, project structuring, agreements, and compliance issues related to governance and integrity.

Clémentine has participated in several corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and take-over bids.

Clémentine is fluent in English, French and Spanish.

SELECT EXPERIENCE
  • Advised the Agence métropolitaine de transport in connection with its call for tender respecting the operation of commuter trains and the maintenance of the railway rolling stock and related services
  • Advised the successful consortium in connection with the new Sorel-Tracy correctional facility in the Montérégie region
  • Advised the successful consortium in connection with the new CHUM hospital and research centre projects during the procurement, design and construction phases
  • Represented Infrastructure Québec regarding the conception, construction, operation and maintenance of a new concert hall for the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, and advised the Ministry of Culture, Communications and the Status of Women regarding the supervision of the design and construction phase of the project
AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Clémentine is recognized as a leading lawyer in the following publication:

  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 (Leading Lawyers to Watch – Infrastructure Law)

  • The 2017 Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada (Corporate Lawyers to Watch) 
PUBLICATIONS
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Author: On the Caisse - A new model of project realization for major infrastructure ventures
ReNeW Canada, p.11 Infrastructure and Financing, March/April 2016.
Author: Off-Target, New Program Works to Promote Equal Access for Women in Quebec's Construction Industry
Renew Canada, September/October 2015.
Author: Procurement Protection, New Québec Act strengthens the province’s integrity framework
Renew Canada, July/August 2015
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PROFESSIONAL APPEARANCES
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Co-speaker: The ABCs of legal recourses in public procurement
Advanced conference on the management of claims and litigation in the construction industry, Canadian Institute, May 11, 2016.
Co-speaker: New Developments in public procurement law
Québec Bar, Québec, Québec, February 25, 2016.
Co-speaker: Bidding Post Charbonneau Commission
Blakes Business Class, Montréal, Québec, February 4, 2016.
Co-speaker: New Developments in public procurement law
Québec Bar, Grand rendez-vous de la formation (2015), Montréal, Québec, February 13, 2015.
Co-speaker: Integrity in public contracts: successes, failures and challenges
Blakes Business Class, Montréal, Québec, February 3, 2015
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