University of Montreal (Licentiate of Laws, 1977). McGill University (Master of Laws, 1982). Lecturer, International Finance, McGill University.
Worked at Hudon, Gendron, Harris, Thomas (Montreal, QU) specializing in Banking Law, Financial Law, Real Estate Commercial Law, Commercial Law, Loan Workouts. Admitted to the bar, 1978, Quebec. Author: "Law and practice of letters of credit," La Lettre Africaine, 1983.
"Assignment and Participation Agreements, a basic overview," Canadian Bar Review, Volume 65, 1986. "L'autorité de la chose jugée et de cautionnement," Congrés du Barreau du Québec, 1990. "Legal Issues concerning the Division of Asset and Debt in State Succession: The Canada-Quebec Debate," published by the C.D. Howe Institute, 1992.
"The legal aspects of the Canadian Dollar and a Sovereign Quebec," published by the National Assembly of the Province of Quebec, September, 1992. Author and Lecturer: "The Banker and international sales," Meredith Memorial Lectures, McGill University, 1982. Lecturer: "International syndicated loans and third world countries," Le centre d'Etudes Juridiques et d'information sur le Dévelopment International, Quebec, 1983.
"Law and practice of letters of guarantee," National Banking Law Review, Montreal, 1983. "Refinancing and restructuring techniques of sovereign debts," International Law Association, Montreal, 1983. "The irrevocable documentary credit in international commercial law," McGill University, 1983.
"La lettre de garantie bancaire," Conference, National Banking Law Review, Montreal, 1987. "The Canadian Financial Market," Canadian Council of International Law, 1990. International Finance, McGill University.
Member: Quebec Bar Association.
Quebec and Canadian Bar Associations.