Yassin Gagnon-Djalo 

Yassin Gagnon-Djalo

Montréal
1000 Sherbrooke Street West
Suite 2700
Montréal, Québec H3A 3G4

t: 514.375.5106
e: yassin.gagnon-djalo@mcmillan.ca

overview

Yassin Gagnon-Djalo is an associate practising in the Firm’s Litigation Group in Montréal. She is building a practice in commercial and civil litigation, including product liability matters, real estate litigation, class actions and competition.

Yassin joined McMillan as a summer student and completed her articles with the Firm. She obtained her law degree with International Distinction at the University of Montréal, having completed summer law programs at the China University of Political Science and Law in 2016 and the Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedad do Rio in 2017. During her studies, she volunteered at her faculty’s legal aid clinic where she provided counsel to start-ups and wrote a legal guide on personal data protection.

Publications

The Supreme Court of Canada rules on the distinction between an employee and an independent contractor/franchisee in Québec pursuant to a franchise agreement
Your Business Information Continues to be Protected in Quebec - A Recent Judgment of the Quebec Superior Court

Education

  • Université de Montréal, LL.B. - 2017

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Québec bar - 2019

Practices

class actions
employment and labour relations
litigation
product liability

Industries

automotive
commercial real estate
insurance
retail

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Young Bar of Montreal

Yassin Gagnon-Djalo is an associate practising in the Firm’s Litigation Group in Montréal. She is building a practice in commercial and civil litigation, including product liability matters, real estate litigation, class actions and competition.

Yassin joined McMillan as a summer student and completed her articles with the Firm. She obtained her law degree with International Distinction at the University of Montréal, having completed summer law programs at the China University of Political Science and Law in 2016 and the Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedad do Rio in 2017. During her studies, she volunteered at her faculty’s legal aid clinic where she provided counsel to start-ups and wrote a legal guide on personal data protection.