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Marc-Antoine Côté

Marc-Antoine
Côté

Member of the Quebec Bar since 2020

Languages: French, English

Marc-Antoine Côté is a litigation and dispute resolution lawyer. With his superior legal reasoning and drafting skills, Marc-Antoine stands out for his ability to develop sophisticated and innovative arguments. His practice focuses on all aspects of complex civil and commercial litigation, including contractual matters, shareholder disputes, financial and securities litigation and professional liability claims across a wide variety of industries. He also regularly acts in injunctions and cross-border litigation.

A Université Laval graduate, Marc-Antoine was a clerk at the Quebec Superior Court for the Honourable Marc Paradis and the Honourable Jacques G. Bouchard and studied European and International Law at the Sorbonne Law School in Paris. Since 2021, he also has been coaching the McGill University team participating in the Bora Laskin National Moot Court Competition. Prior to his legal curriculum, Marc-Antoine has pursued an advanced music path with post-secondary education in jazz saxophone.

// EDUCATION

2019      Université Laval, Faculty of Law
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

2017      Sorbonne Law School, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
European and International Law studies

// PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND ASSOCIATIONS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since 2021, McGill University, Faculty of Law, co-coach of the team participating at the Laskin Moot Competition

ASSOCIATIONS

Quebec Bar
Canadian Bar Association
Young Bar of Montreal
Junior Chamber of Commerce of Montreal
The Advocates' Society
YCAP (Young Canadian Arbitration Practitioners)

// DISTINCTIONS

Fifth best oralist at the 2019 Bora Laskin National Moot Court Competition
Member of the team that took the third best faculty position in Canada at the 2019 Bora Laskin National Moot Court Competition

// PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCES

« Commentaire sur l'arrêt International Air Transport Association c. Instrubel, N.V. – Saisie avant jugement par saisie-arrêt : la Cour suprême confirme la compétence des tribunaux québécois sur des fonds détenus par un tiers-saisi domicilié au Québec dans un compte bancaire étranger », co-author with Marie-Louise Delisle, published in Repères, june 2020.