Mr. Daigneault is author of numerous articles and of the standard French language legal reference text on Canadian and Quebec environmental law,"L'Environnement au Québec". In 2013, he published "La gestion de l'eau au Québec", a structured overview of the Province of Quebec's legislation and regulation on water in its many forms. He is proudly offering seminars tailored to the needs of its firm clientele and to the environmental community.
Other Professional Distinctions : Lexis-Nexis, Martindale-Hubbell and Best Lawyers — Peer review rated for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability, United States and Canada for more than 15 years; Lawyer of the Year 2012 in environmental Law in Montréal awarded by Best Lawyers; Lawyer of the Year award in environmental law 2012 by Who's Who Legal international and canadian; Recipient of the Georges-Préfontaine award by the l'Association des biologistes du Québec for 1994-1995.
Québec Bar (1992); Canadian Bar Association; CCEAM (Canadian Center for Environmental Arbitration and Mediation member; Environmental Seminar Teacher and Speaker; Author of La gestion de l'eau, a complete coverage of the legal legislation and regulation respecting water, from bottled water to navigation (both federal and Quebec).
Imperial Oil Ltd vs. Québec (Ministry of the Environment),  2 R.C.S. 624, 2003 CSC 58
• Daigneault, Robert : “La portée de la nouvelle loi dite du pollueur-payeur” (1991), 36 R.D. McGill 1027. (scope of the Polluter Pays Act);
Cited by the FEDERAL COURT OF APPEAL:
Recyclage Ste-Adèle inc. vs. Québec (Ministry of Sustainable Development, the Environment and Parks), 2012 QCCA 1497
Ville de St-Amable vs. Métivier 2005 QCCA 433
Ferland vs. Ministère de l'Environnement et de la Faune (25 novembre 2003), Québec 200-09-003597-017 (C.A.), judges Proulx, Thibault et Pelletier
Bellefleur vs. P.G. du Québec, EYB 1993-64831 (C.A.), judges LeBel, Baudouin and Proulx
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