OUR PROMISE

ENTREPRENEURS
ENTREPRENEURS

As entrepreneurs ourselves, we understand your reality: we know how to make legal services more suitable for you.

QUALITY
QUALITY

We work with lawyers dedicated to entrepreneurship and who have been members of the Bar for many years to guarantee you the best possible service.

SIMPLICITY
SIMPLICITY

The way we work let you to save time and money by making the procedures simpler. Stay focused on your main goal : your activity’s development.

OUR TEAM

Clémentine du Pradel
Clémentine du Pradel
CEO AND PARTNER

Clémentine obtained a BA from the HEC in 2014 and has helped many entrepreneurs create and develop their projects. She is passionate about entrepreneurship and has all the tools to support entrepreneurs in the management and development of their business’.

Gilles de Saint-Exupéry
Gilles de Saint-Exupéry
COO AND PARTNER

Member of the Quebec Bar, Gilles specializes in information technology law. A 2.0 kind of lawyer, he is passionate about legal technology and teaches Internet law at the Polytechnique de Montreal and the University of Sherbrooke.

John Robert Kelly
John-Robert Kelly
PARTNER

Corporate lawyer and partner at Dunton Rainville, John Robert is the President of our Board of Directors. As a member of the Quebec Bar, the Ontario Bar, and the Paris Bar, John Robert’s expertise goes beyond borders. Fortunately, his proximity allows us to benefit from a wealth of strategic advice.

Jean-Loup Le Roux
Jean-Loup Le Roux
STRATEGIC ADVISOR IN DIGITAL SECURITY

As a specialist in data protection, Jean-Loup has been helping businesses protect their information and critical processes for the past 10 years. His clients range from startups and local FinTechs to international financial institutions.

Isaël Morin
Isaël Morin
COMMUNICATION MANAGER

Passionate about social media and video production, Isaël has already documented the life of more than 50 entrepreneurs through his camera. He now joins our team to communicate our mission in the best way possible.

Ulric Caron
Ulric Caron
LEGAL EDITOR

Passionate about entrepreneurship and always on the lookout for innovation or the latest judicial decision, Ulric has recently completed his law degree at the Université de Montréal. He brings to Lex Start his writing ability and legal knowledge.

Iris Le Flour
Iris Le Flour
LEGAL EDITOR

A student at law with a masters in business law from Sciences Po Paris, Iris brings to Lex Start her knowledge of the legal issues surrounding the creation of a business.
She is particularly interested with issues relating to open data and the accessibility of legal solutions.

Viktor Boyer
Viktor Boyer
LEGAL EDITOR

Viktor is in the process of completing a Master’s degree in international business law split between Canada and France. His passion for start-ups and new technologies led him to join the Lex Start Team.

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ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Vincent Gautrais
Vincent Gautrais

The director of the University of Montreal’s Research Center in Public Law, a professor at the University of Montreal’s Faculty of Law and holder of the Chair L.R. Wilson on information technology and electronic commerce law, Vincent needs no introduction.

Eloïse Gratton
Eloïse Gratton

Renowned lawyer in the field of personal data protection, Éloïse also teaches at the University of Montreal and has published many reference books. In other words, she’s an expert on the subject.!

Dominic Jaar
Dominic Jaar

Partner with KPMG and National Leader in Forensic and Technology Services (information governance, proof and electronic discovery, cyber investigation and advance data analytics.) Advocatus Emeritus and recipient of the Mérite du Barreau-Innovation (two of the highest distinctions of the Quebec Bar), he is recognised by his peers and the publication Who’s Who as one of the five best electronic investigators and as one of the best technology lawyer in Canada.