François is the Co-Founder and Senior Partner in the law firm Alepin Gauthier. Established in 1978, Alepin Gauthier has built its reputation on the strength of it's interventions in various fields of law.
François specializes in commercial law, particularly in franchising law, concessions and corporate network. He is a trademark agent. His role in commercial law and intellectual property is adaptable to various fields namely in information technology, franchisor-franchisee, construction, transport and manufacturing fields. Since 2005, he has had the honour to be named on the “Best Lawyer” in Canada list. François is 1 of only 46 legal experts in franchising in Canada and 1 of only 5 in Quebec.