Gilles Guilad Krief

Gilles<br />Guilad Krief

Guilad Krief


Me Gilles Guilad Krief is a lawyer and member of the Quebec Bar since 2010. Mr. Krief has a degree in sociology (1997). He also has a Juris Doctorate and a postgraduate degree in Common Law and Transnational Law (2009).

He specializes in civil, commercial and administrative litigation, with a particular focus on labour law, real estate law, condominium law, cooperative law and not-for-profit law. Me Krief has pleaded before all judicial courts of Quebec. Since 2010, he has been involved in several class action lawsuits in the areas of consumer rights, banking institutions, financial services, environmental pollution and product liability.

Me Krief is a member of the Lord Reading Law Society and he acts as a legal advisor for several charities and not-for-profit organizations in Montreal.

Year of admission to the Bar : 2010
Graduate of University of Sherbrooke, L.L.B. (Civil Law).
Second cycle degree in Common Law and Transnational Law (J.D.), 2009.
Graduate of University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France : Graduate degree in sociology, 1997.

Class Actions


Some journalists called it a small Norbourg. Approximately 150 investors in real estate were defrauded of 5 to 10 million dollars by François Roy, Marc Jemus and Robert Primeau. For most investors it started when they took investments courses with Whitney Canada inc. They were than invited to transfer their RRSPs to B2B Trust and/or to contract loans from B2B Trust for investment purposes. B2B Trust’s, Whitney’s, Notary Lafrenière’s, Optifund’s and IForum’s negligence contributed to the loss suffered by members of the group.

Class Action Against the Bouchard Sand-Pit

Action for damages and an injunction against the owner of a sand quarry, Paul Bouchard, the operator Location Jean Miller Inc. and the administrator of the operator, Jean Miller to compensate the members of the class action for injuries they suffered and which were caused by the exploitation of the sand quarry (noise, dust, truck traffic, etc.)

Completed Class Actions

Neighbours of the Glen Campus - Excessive Noise Emanating from the MUHC Ventilation System

A Class action for obtaining a reduction to an acceptable level of the noise emanating from the ventilation system of the new McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and compensation to the residents for loss of enjoyment of their properties and for all troubles and inconveniences they have suffered and continue to suffer because of nuisance noises from this system.

La Lièvre

Action for damages against the Attorney General of Quebec to compensate the members of the class action for injuries they have sustained (eg erosion of the embankments of their land) and were caused by the operation of the Rapide-des-Cèdres dam.

Class Action Concerning the Drug Fosamax for ONJ (osteonecrosis of the jaw)

Class action against Merck Frost because of the risks associated with taking the drug and for having failed in its duty to provide information to consumers.

Constructive Dismissal of Allstate Agents

ALLSTATE imposed major changes to the employment contracts of its agents, amounting to a constructive dismissal.

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