Laval University (Bachelor of Arts, 1948. Licentiate of Laws, 1951). Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts (Master of Business Administration, 1956).
Appointed Queen's Counsel, 1969.
Crown Prosecutor, District of Montreal, 1961-1965. Chief Crown Prosecutor, District of Montreal, 1965-1966.
Working as a partner of LAPOINTESCHACHTER, CHAMPAGNE & TALBOT. Admitted to the bar, 1952, Quebec.
Montreal (Member, of Council, 1980-1982. 1st Councillor, 1985-1986. Batonnier, 1986-1987), Quebec and Canadian Bar Associations.
Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers.