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Ellsworth Johnson Michaud

Christian Michaud KC


Christian Michaud is a highly respected litigation partner at Ellsworth Johnson Michaud, renowned for his dedication to justice and his straightforward approach to the practice of law. With a natural instinct for advocacy and a family motto of "Feray ce que diray" (Will do what I say), Christian has built a solid reputation for his transparent and effective representation of clients.

Raised in the town of Grand Falls/Grand-Sault, Christian is fluent in both English and French. He has gained extensive experience in public law, as well as administrative and constitutional litigation matters. His notable successes in advancing language rights have earned him prominent recognition among government and institutional clients.

As a former President and Bâtonnier of the Law Society of New Brunswick, Christian is an active member of the legal, business, and volunteer communities. He is sought after for his understanding of governance-related matters, ethical advice, codes of conduct, and policy issues.

Christian's involvement in important constitutional challenges has allowed him to appear at all court levels in Canada, including multiple appearances before the Supreme Court of Canada. He has been engaged in complex litigation involving areas such as fundamental freedoms, democratic rights, language rights, and minority education rights. Various governments have sought his services in defending challenged legislation in constitutional litigation matters.

With equally extensive experience in commercial disputes, Christian acts as counsel in complex litigation matters, contract interpretation, debt collection, banking law, and more. He also provides legal opinions on governance issues, directors' responsibility, and liability for both profit and nonprofit organizations.

His exceptional legal skills and dedication to the legal profession have garnered recognition from prestigious publications and organizations. He is highly regarded as a preeminent litigation practitioner in administrative, constitutional, general commercial, and insolvency law. Furthermore, he is listed as a leading practitioner by The Best Lawyers in Canada for his effective appellate practice. Christian Michaud's unwavering commitment to justice, his contributions to the legal community make him a trusted and respected partner at Ellsworth Johnson Michaud.



Mail Address

P.O. Box 626, Stn Main

Moncton, NB E1C 8M7


Transcript Building

828 Main St.

Moncton, NB E1c 1G2

Christian Michaud KC
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