Our Team

Me Valérie Riendeau

Criminal Lawyer

Graduate of the University of Montreal, Me Valérie Riendeau began her practice by founding her own law firm. Experienced and professional, she has been at the head of Riendeau Attorneys-at-law for 13 years now. Her team stands out with unparalleled customer service and a personalized approach for each client. Fervent negotiator and excellent litigator, Me Riendeau knows how to make the right arguments in order to defend the interests of her clients and to obtain the best results.

Me Ana-Maria Mocanu

Criminal Lawyer

Me Ana-Maria Mocanu graduated in psychology before obtaining her law degree at Sherbrooke University. She then began her career at Riendeau Avocats and has been a real asset for six years. She pays particular attention to each of her files which are very diverse and she defends the rights of her clients with ardour.

Me Joanie Chainey

Criminal Lawyer

Me Joanie Chainey obtained her law degree from the University of Ottawa and began her legal career at Riendeau Attorneys-at-law. She has been working here for five years now and is a pillar of the firm. Me Chainey is a young creative lawyer and works hard to find the best defense strategies for all cases.

Me Cédric Materne

Criminal Lawyer

After obtaining his law degree from the University of Quebec in Montreal, Me Cédric Materne began his career at Riendeau Avocats. He accompanies his clients in a personalized way by paying particular attention to each of his files. Having a strong interest in the defence of young offenders, Me Materne is a remarkable asset to the firm. He is generous with his time by being a member of several pro bono services and getting involved with the LGBTQ+ community.

Me Jean-luc Dagenais

Criminal Lawyer

With a certificate in criminology and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Montreal, as well as a law degree from University of Laval, Me Jean-Luc Dagenais has received an extensive academic education. He shows empathy and professionalism to each of his clients. A fervent negotiator, Me Dagenais knows how to identify the strengths and weaknesses of his files and uses these elements to the benefit
of his clients.

Me Jade Desnoyers-Latendresse

Criminal Lawyer

Me Jade Desnoyers Latendresse completed her law degree at Sherbrooke’s University. She began her career at Riendeau Attorneys-at-law and diversified her files from the start. She focuses her practice in youth law, requests for criminal pardon and breaches of the Highway Safety Code. Me Desnoyers Latendresse also gives back to her community by volunteering as a coach for a junior ringette team.

Me Anne-Geneviève Robert

Criminal Lawyer

Me Anne-Geneviève Robert obtained her law degree at the University of Montreal. She joined Riendeau Attorneys-at-Law, where she defends the rights of her clients with dedication for both Criminal Code offenses and violations of the Highway Safety Code. Fervent defender and socially involved, she sits on the board of directors of the NeuroTrauma Marie-Robert Foundation.

Alice Santamaria

Lawyer and immigration department manager

After obtaining a law degree from the University of Montpellier in France, Alice Santamaria completed the equivalences for the Bachelor of Laws at the University of Montreal, where she also obtained a Master’s degree in International Law. Prior to joining our team as an intern, Alice worked for several years in immigration law. Passionate about human rights and the defense of people, she now wants to expand her field of practice in family law. Socially engaged, Alice is involved in the Pro Bono and Avocats Sans Frontières committee.

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