Lawyer in the Montreal office
Mr Andrey Leshyner
Graduated in law from Université de Sherbrooke and in International Law and International Relations from Université du Québec à Montréal, he was called to the Quebec Bar in 2019. He earned the Lieutenant Governor’s Youth Medal for having demonstrated a sustained voluntary action in his community.
Mr. Leshyner works for the firm since being called to the Quebec Bar Association in 2019, taking over many files with an emphasis on those related to litigation before the Federal Court of Canada.
He has extensive experience in the defence of human rights through his involvement with the Clinique internationale de défense des droits humains de l’UQAM.
He has co-authored articles on international and human rights and on geopolitical issues in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
Passionate about diplomacy and international law, he took part in the National Model United Nations simulations.
He speaks English, French, and Russian.