Francesca Giannini Photo
Francesca Giannini Photo
Francesca Giannini Photo

As the firm’s Montréal Office Manager, Franca Giannini oversees various critical internal services. In addition to the delivery of administrative support provided by legal assistants to the lawyers and other legal professionals, she is ultimately responsible for boardroom and hospitality services, office maintenance, and the business centre that provides printing services and audio visual support and equipment for events. Franca and her team ensure day-to-day, office-wide efficiency, while contributing to a culture of engagement and a collegial environment where people succeed.

Franca began her career in law as a legal administrative assistant at the law firm Mendelsohn, where she was subsequently promoted to the position of Overflow Work Coordinator for Legal Support Services. When Mendelsohn merged with McMillan in 2005, Franca assumed the role of Supervisor, Legal Support Services, and in 2015 was promoted to Office Manager.

Directorships & Affiliations

  • Association Québécoise des administrateurs juridiques

Education & Admissions

Certificate, Mental Health First AidMental Health Commission of Canada
French StudiesBerlitz School of Language
Cetificate in Human ResourcesMcGill University
Certificate, Leading Workplace ChangeTidalShift Inc.
Certificate of Cultural CompetencyHRPA (Human Resources Professionals Association)
Program in Human RessourcesO’Sullivan College, McGill University