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As a professional order, the Barreau du Québec does not give legal opinions. Only lawyers can do so.
Moreover, the Barreau does not refer any lawyers.
Info-Barreau is the gateway to the Barreau du Québec and will answer your questions or provide any additional information you require.
514-954-3411 or toll-free at 1-844-954-3411
On Fridays between June 24 and Labour Day, the Info-Barreau service stops at noon.
A Barreau representative is available Monday to Friday to answer your questions and direct you to the right place.
Contact details and opening hours
Maison du Barreau
445, boulevard Saint-Laurent
Montréal (Québec) H2Y 3T8
Monday to Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
If you've been arrested
Urgence Avocat (criminal)
1 866 666-0011
In the circumstance of an arrest, the right to prompt access to legal assistance is granted to all. The Barreau du Québec extends at no cost a legal phone consultation service called Service Urgence Avocat. This service is accessible around the clock, seven days a week. A lawyer is readily available to respond to calls in every region of Québec.
Urgence Avocat (immigration)
1 866 954-3525
In the event of an arrest upon entry into Canada, every individual is entitled to immediate legal support from a lawyer. Through its Service Urgence Avocat, the Barreau du Québec offers a free legal phone consultation service, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Urgence Avocat (youth)
If a minor (under 18 years old) is apprehended, entitlement to prompt legal representation is a right. The Barreau du Québec extends a complimentary legal phone consultation service specifically tailored for minors. This around-the-clock service available seven days a week is tailored to meet the specific needs of young individuals, connecting them with lawyers well versed in youth law.
Other contact information
|Landlord and tenant information line
|1 844 227-3790
|Criminal law information line
|1 888 954-9447
|Small claims preparation assistance line
|1 844 227-3781
|Legal Clinic of the Barreau du Québec
|1 833 997-2527
You are a lawyer and have a question about the rules of ethics and professional conduct? Call us for one-time support, for practical situations, an ethics emergency or any other issues related to your practice.
- Info-Déonto (only for lawyers)
- 1 844 954-3420
You are a lawyer or trainee and would like to report on the acts and situations of sexual harassment you have experienced or witnessed within the profession? The Harassment Info-Line provides a discreet and solution-oriented whistle-blowing environment to help put an end to these unacceptable situations.
Harassment Info-Line (only for lawyers and trainees)
1 888 954-1222