Stefan Chripounoff is a commercial litigation partner at the Montréal office of Langlois. His practice focuses on commercial litigation and on restructuring & insolvency. The current chair of the firm’s arbitration and ADR group, he acts in a significant number of large-scale files before all levels of the courts and arbitration tribunals.
He also practices energy law and, over the past twenty years, he advised his clients on their natural gas purchase and sale contracts and represented them in the context of complex litigations and key transactions in the natural gas industry. He has also acted in large-scale proceedings before the Régie de l’énergie and civil courts.
He chairs the executive committee of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section of the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Division. He teaches international arbitration at the École du Barreau du Québec. He also contributed to the promotion of dispute prevention and resolution processes by sitting on the Liaison Committee with the Superior Court of the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Division, as well as the sectoral table for civil and commercial arbitration of the Institut de médiation et d’arbitrage du Québec.