July 13, 2017:  We are pleased to announce the release of the book “CALLING THE HOUSE
, which was presented at the 30th annual conference of the International Society for the Reform of Criminal Law in San Francisco, California on July 8-13, 2017. The book calls upon the Minister of Justice to exercise her statutory ‘superintendence function’ so as to exercise greater civilian control over the Canadian military criminal justice system. Click here to download your copy now.

March 30, 2017:  We are pleased to announce the release of the book: “BEHIND THE TIMES”a plan for the modernization of Canadian Military Criminal Justice. Click here to download your copy now.

We stand by the highest standards and ethics of the legal profession.

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In addition to being a general bilingual law practice, Michel Drapeau Law Office (MDLO)
provides legal advice focused on federal law with emphasis on Human Rights Law (including complaints of harassment and discrimination), Employment Law, Military Law (including grievances, as well as trials and appeals under the Code of Service Discipline),  Veterans Law, Estates Law (including Wills and appointments as Power of Attorney), Freedom of Information (access) Law and Privacy Law. Our clientele is drawn principally from the Canadian military across Canada (Regular and Reserves including RMC cadets), veterans, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and federal public servants.

We are experienced in handling Application for Judicial Review before the Federal Court of Canada. Our principal can act as expert witness on military law in civil litigation cases.

We have a commitment to fairness, and we have established a reputation of protecting our clients’ interests forcefully and effectively, at a reasonable cost.

— Colonel-Maître ®  Michel W. Drapeau

A SPECIAL SALUTE TO OUR MILITARY CLIENTELE. Over the years, It has been our privilege and pleasure to act on behalf of and represent a growing number of CF members (across the entire rank spectrum) as well as veterans, and their families.

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