Bas-Saint-Laurent–Côte-Nord–Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine

Richard Côté

Richard Côté
Coordinating Judge
 



François Boisjoli
Associate Coordinating Judge
 
TO FIND ADDRESSES AND TELEPHONE NUMBERS OF COURTHOUSES AND SERVICE POINTS:

Amqui 

Baie-Comeau
Carleton
Forestville
Gaspé
Havre-Aubert
Matane  
Mont-Joli  
New Carlisle
Percé
Rimouski
Rivière-du-Loup
Sainte-Anne-des-Monts
Sept-Iles
 

The judicial districts of Baie-Comeau, Bonaventure, Gaspé, Kamouraska, Mingan and Rimouski come within the coordination region of Bas-Saint-Laurent–Côte-Nord–Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine.

The coordinating judge is the Mr. Richard Côté, and his office is located in the Rimouski courthouse. The associate coordinating judge is Mr. François Boisjoli. His office is located in the Baie-Comeau courthouse.


There are 17 Court of Québec judges in the region who are called upon to sit in each of the courthouses and points of service. All the judges have jurisdiction in civil, criminal and penal matters as well as in youth matters.

In addition, there are four presiding justices of the peace in the Court of Québec.

The judges preside at the following courthouses:

AT THE BAIE-COMEAU COURTHOUSE:

Sonia Bérubé;
François Boisjoli, Associate Coordinating Judge;
Michel Dionne.

AT THE MATANE COURTHOUSE:


Jules Berthelot.


AT THE NEW CARLISLE COURTHOUSE:


Celestina Almeida;
Janick Poirier;

Luc Marchildon, Presiding Justice of the Peace.


AT THE PERCÉ COURTHOUSE:

Denis Paradis;

AT THE RIMOUSKI COURTHOUSE:

Richard Côté, Coordinating Judge;
Lucie Morissette;
James Rondeau;

Andrée St-Pierre;

Anne-Marie Sincennes, Presiding Justice of the Peace.

AT THE RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP COURTHOUSE:


Martin Gagnon;

Luce Kennedy;
Hermina Popescu;

Julie Dionne, Presiding Justice of the Peace.


AT THE SEPT-ÎLES COURTHOUSE:

Nathalie Aubry;

Louise Gallant,
Michel Parent;

François Paré, Presiding Justice of the Peace.


CIRCUIT COURT

A number of locations are also served by the circuit court, i.e. judges of the Court of Québec travel to them to hear cases, according to a pre-established judicial schedule. The purpose of that practice is to make justice as accessible as possible.

To find out the services offered and the judicial schedules of the circuit court service sites, ask at the court office concerned:


At the Court office of Rivière-du-Loup
(Small claims Court) :

Cabano
La Pocatière


At the Court office of Sept-Îles (Criminal and penal matters, and small claims) :

Blanc-Sablon
Fermont
Havre-Saint-Pierre
Kawawachikamach
La Romaine
Natashquan
Port-Cartier
Saint-Augustin
Schefferville


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