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Change the way you see and practice law

The practice of law is evolving. Join the movement!

At Delegatus, we constantly strive for better. Proud pioneers of the New Law wave in Quebec, our collective and unique organizational culture answer the needs of business lawyers who are eager to practice differently.

Those looking for autonomy and flexibility to better support their business clients, take control of their practice, and be happy at work. After all, the strength of a collective comes from sharing a common goal while being respectful of what makes each member unique.

Delegatus welcomes you into a power team of colleagues and provides administrative and logistical support, and a healthy workplace—free of competition, free of big egos, and free from the pressure of hours. A better way of practicing law.

Join the movement that is modernizing the practice of law!

Delegatus is also a lifestyle
Focus on your practice

You are passionate about law and you want to avoid administrative distraction. That is why Delegatus' administrative team supports you in your needs related to your practice. From human resources management to offices and conference rooms, from invoicing to conflict resolution, from marketing to technology, the Delegatus team is at your side to allow you to devote more time to your practice and more time to your life. Your happiness is a key performance indicator for us.

Free to manage your schedule as you please

Delegatus provides you with a flexible structure in which you can grow at your own pace and according to your ambitions. You choose your own schedule, your clients, your workplace, your rates, and your billing methods.

Our offices are modern and welcoming, but you can work from wherever fits your needs and there are no mandatory office hours. Can you tell we take our lawyers’ happiness seriously?

The strength of a talented collective

Whether it is to provide your clients with complementary expertise, assist you in a complex case or support you during time off, or simply to share best practices, Delegatus' lawyers quickly become valuable colleagues and allies. Like you, they hold a professional rigour, a human approach, and a fundamentally friendly nature.

Grow your career

As a member of our team, you will have everything you need to grow your career and progress as a business lawyer. Delegatus helps its lawyer-entrepreneurs to improve their skills through training, business development coaching, acquiring cross-disciplinary skills of the business world.

The Delegatus Benefits

87% are business and in-house lawyers

48% of our lawyers have already received awards and recognitions of excellence

Best Regional Firms in Quebec in 2012 and 2018

50% lower hourly rate than large firms, on average

75% fewer fixed costs than large firms

0 initial clients required

74% women lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyers are actively involved in the community

26% men lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs have more than 10 years of experience

pressure on billable hours

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs come from large firms or large corporations

19 years, the average experience of our lawyer-entrepreneurs

4 Best Lawyers + 1 Lawyer Emeritus in the collective

arrived at the firm without clients and have developed a client base since

13 proud years of existence

Profit 500 ranked us as one of the fastest growing Canadian companies

the year we were founded

25 lawyers on our team

see achievement as something that goes beyond just billable hours

0 hierarchy

Friendly, human and happy. Big egos please abstain

More than 50 companies in Quebec have sought our help with in-house reinforcement.

of our in-house reinforcement lawyers have worked in large companies

have qualifications in addition to their law degree

compromise on quality

entrepreneurs (among our lawyer-entrepreneurs)

came to us to develop more autonomy, flexibility and drive

0 mandatory hours at the office

the minimum years of experience required to become a Delegatus lawyer-entrepreneur

100% self-determination for lawyers

discrimination M/W, young/old, the same compensation rules apply to all

of lawyers chose Delegatus to be happier both professionally and personally

87% are business and in-house lawyers

48% of our lawyers have already received awards and recognitions of excellence

Best Regional Firms in Quebec in 2012 and 2018

50% lower hourly rate than large firms, on average

75% fewer fixed costs than large firms

0 initial clients required

74% women lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyers are actively involved in the community

26% men lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs have more than 10 years of experience

pressure on billable hours

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs come from large firms or large corporations

19 years, the average experience of our lawyer-entrepreneurs

4 Best Lawyers + 1 Lawyer Emeritus in the collective

arrived at the firm without clients and have developed a client base since

13 proud years of existence

Profit 500 ranked us as one of the fastest growing Canadian companies

the year we were founded

25 lawyers on our team

see achievement as something that goes beyond just billable hours

0 hierarchy

Friendly, human and happy. Big egos please abstain

More than 50 companies in Quebec have sought our help with in-house reinforcement.

of our in-house reinforcement lawyers have worked in large companies

have qualifications in addition to their law degree

compromise on quality

entrepreneurs (among our lawyer-entrepreneurs)

came to us to develop more autonomy, flexibility and drive

0 mandatory hours at the office

the minimum years of experience required to become a Delegatus lawyer-entrepreneur

100% self-determination for lawyers

discrimination M/W, young/old, the same compensation rules apply to all

of lawyers chose Delegatus to be happier both professionally and personally

87% are business and in-house lawyers

48% of our lawyers have already received awards and recognitions of excellence

Best Regional Firms in Quebec in 2012 and 2018

50% lower hourly rate than large firms, on average

75% fewer fixed costs than large firms

0 initial clients required

74% women lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyers are actively involved in the community

26% men lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs have more than 10 years of experience

pressure on billable hours

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs come from large firms or large corporations

19 years, the average experience of our lawyer-entrepreneurs

4 Best Lawyers + 1 Lawyer Emeritus in the collective

arrived at the firm without clients and have developed a client base since

13 proud years of existence

Profit 500 ranked us as one of the fastest growing Canadian companies

the year we were founded

25 lawyers on our team

see achievement as something that goes beyond just billable hours

0 hierarchy

Friendly, human and happy. Big egos please abstain

More than 50 companies in Quebec have sought our help with in-house reinforcement.

of our in-house reinforcement lawyers have worked in large companies

have qualifications in addition to their law degree

compromise on quality

entrepreneurs (among our lawyer-entrepreneurs)

came to us to develop more autonomy, flexibility and drive

0 mandatory hours at the office

the minimum years of experience required to become a Delegatus lawyer-entrepreneur

100% self-determination for lawyers

discrimination M/W, young/old, the same compensation rules apply to all

of lawyers chose Delegatus to be happier both professionally and personally

87% are business and in-house lawyers

48% of our lawyers have already received awards and recognitions of excellence

Best Regional Firms in Quebec in 2012 and 2018

50% lower hourly rate than large firms, on average

75% fewer fixed costs than large firms

0 initial clients required

74% women lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyers are actively involved in the community

26% men lawyer-entrepreneurs

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs have more than 10 years of experience

pressure on billable hours

of our lawyer-entrepreneurs come from large firms or large corporations

19 years, the average experience of our lawyer-entrepreneurs

4 Best Lawyers + 1 Lawyer Emeritus in the collective

arrived at the firm without clients and have developed a client base since

13 proud years of existence

Profit 500 ranked us as one of the fastest growing Canadian companies

the year we were founded

25 lawyers on our team

see achievement as something that goes beyond just billable hours

0 hierarchy

Friendly, human and happy. Big egos please abstain

More than 50 companies in Quebec have sought our help with in-house reinforcement.

of our in-house reinforcement lawyers have worked in large companies

have qualifications in addition to their law degree

compromise on quality

entrepreneurs (among our lawyer-entrepreneurs)

came to us to develop more autonomy, flexibility and drive

0 mandatory hours at the office

the minimum years of experience required to become a Delegatus lawyer-entrepreneur

100% self-determination for lawyers

discrimination M/W, young/old, the same compensation rules apply to all

of lawyers chose Delegatus to be happier both professionally and personally

“Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls.”

Joseph Campbell

Delegatus: a name, a brand, a reputation

Delegatus and its experienced lawyers have a solid reputation in the legal community. With major assets that will benefit your business development efforts, our collective is here to give you a voice and to listen.

  • You have access to high calibre business clientele.
  • You are invited to bid on invitations to tender thanks to the strength of the team.

Reasons why I chose Delegatus in the first place

Sophie

“My first reason is personal and professional flexibility. My second is the collegiality of a multidisciplinary team. My third is the quality of the human and legal capital. Delegatus is my everything.”


Gabrielle

“It’s the sense of pride that I get from owning my practice and gaining control of my life.”


Tasso

“An environment where I can practice law, the way I want to, and yet have the support of a sophisticated law firm. To work hard as I want, for the clients I want and when and where I want. Plus the team is a real team—all equal, all supportive, all wanting the best for everyone.”

Patrick

« My Delegatus: having the freedom to structure my practice according to my own values and priorities, to reach my personal career and life goals, within a team combining depth and expertise. »


Catherine

“For me: flexibility in my schedule, control over my professional life, personalized management of my files. For my clients: solutions that are adapted to their needs, with reduced fees, lawyers who are happy with their professional life.”


Paul

“To have complete control of managing my time, without having to explain myself to the various bodies within the organization.”

Join the collective

Ready to take the leap?

Are you an entrepreneur at heart or would love to become one?

Do you have at least 5 years of experience of working in a renowned firm or for a top industry company?

Are you business-minded and equipped with a strategic proactive perspective?

Would it make you happy to be part of a culture that puts people and collaboration first with an approach focused on autonomy?


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All of your questions are welcome. We would also like to know more about your professional and personal aspirations.