Charles LeBlond, QC

Partner

Suite 601, Blue Cross Centre
644 Main St.
Moncton, N.B.
E1C 1E2

+1.506.853.1976

+1.506.858.8454

cleblond@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English, French

Bar Admission(s): New Brunswick, 1983

Legal Assistant(s): Teri Soontiens

Providing legal services through a professional corporation.

With a long established track record, Charles works for insurance companies, professional regulatory bodies, retailers and construction companies. His work has included:

  • Insurance defense work for many insurers including Allstate, Pembridge, CUMIS, Cooperators, Intact, Dominion and Personal.
  • Professional liability defense work for Law Society of New Brunswick, ENCON and AXA.
  • Construction claims for major contractors.
  • Occupier’s liability defense work for major retailers.

Education & Career

Education

Université of Moncton LL.B., 1982

Activities

Practice group leader, Insurance, 2008-2010
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Association des juristes d’expression française du Nouveau-Brunswick
Member, Moncton Area Lawyers Association
Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers, 2009
Member, Board of Directors, Special Olympics New Brunswick

Accolades

Queen’s Counsel, 1999
Best Lawyers 2017 Insurance Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Moncton
Best Lawyers 2016 Personal Injury Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Moncton
Best Lawyers 2014 Corporate and Commercial Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Moncton
Best Lawyers 2014 Insurance Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Moncton
Best Lawyers: Construction Law, 2008-2019
Best Lawyers: Corporate and Commercial Litigation 2006, 2008-2019
Best Lawyers: Health Care Law, 2006, 2008-2019
Best Lawyers: Insurance Law 2006, 2008-2019
Best Lawyers: Personal Injury Litigation 2006, 2008-2019
Benchmark Canada, local litigation star (Class Action, General Commercial, Insurance, Product Liability), 2017-2018
Benchmark Canada, local litigation star (Class Actions, FCPA and Enforcement, General Commercial, Insurance, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Product Liability), 2016
Lexpert rating: Directors and Officers Liability
Lexpert rating: Litigation – Commercial Insurance
Lexpert rating: Litigation – Corporate Commercial
Lexpert rating: Personal Injury
Martindale-Hubbell rating: BV Distinguished®

Presentations

Session speaker, Damage Awards and Managing Client Expectations, Canadian Bar Association New Brunswick branch MidWinter conference

February 06, 2016

Presenter, Cross Examinations, Intensive Trial Advocacy Program (U de M), June 2014

Presenter, Torts: Unlawful Interference with Economic Claims, Canadian Defence Lawyers webinar

April 23, 2014

Presenter, Tips, Tactics and Practical Strategies at Settlement Conferences, Canadian Bar Association New Brunswick branch Personal Injury – Tricks of the Trade Part 2

October 04, 2013

Teacher, Bar Admission Course, University of New Brunswick

Presenter, Stewart McKelvey Insurance Day

Presenter, Insurance Law, Canadian Bar Association CLE session

October 01, 2010

Presenter, Municipal Liability, CICMA annual meeting in Fredericton

June 25, 2010

Presenter, Part II of Appeal Tribunal

April 28, 2010

Presenter, Litigation Strategies, Canadian Corporate Counsel annual meeting

April 12, 2010

Presenter, Appeal Tribunal

March 01, 2010