Mont Saint Louis College (Diploma of College Studies, 1971). University of Montreal (Licentiate of Laws, 1974).
Working as a partner of DESJARDINS DUCHARME. Admitted to the bar, 1975, Quebec.
Montreal Junior (Treasurer, 1981 and Vice-President, 1982), Montreal, Quebec and Canadian (Executive Committee Quebec Branch 1981-1982. President, Assurance and Civil Litigation Section, Quebec Branch, 1988) Bar Associations.