Isabelle Desharnais works in the BLG's Financial Services Group. Her areas of practice include banking law, corporate finance, insolvency and financial restructuring. Isabelle also practices in the field of commercial litigation, specializing particularly in matters of fraud.
Before joining our firm, Isabelle, from 2000 to 2002, was a research analyst working at the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, with lawyers and policy advisors of the Office of Values and Ethics. She was involved in drafting internal policies for federal public service employees, particularly the
Values and Ethics Code and the
Policy on Internal Disclosure of Information Concerning Wrongdoing in the Workplace. Isabelle has been the appointed to the Executive Committee of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency
Section of the Québec Division of the Canadian Bar Association ("CBA") for the year 2016-2017.