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Louis Phillipe Pigeon, Canadian law educator, judge. Bar: Quebec, 1928; created queen's counsel, 1940. Member Canada Bar Association (vice president Province Quebec 1965-1966), Rideau Club (Ottawa), Cercle Universitaire (Quebec).

Background

Pigeon, Louis Phillipe was born on February 8, 1905 in Henryville, Quebec, Can. Son of Arthur and Maria (Demers) Pigeon.

Education

Bachelor, Petit Seminaire de Quebec, 1925. Bachelor of Laws, Laval University, 1928. Doctor of Laws, Laval University.

Doctor of Laws, University Ottawa.

Career

Associate, St. Laurent, Gagne, Devlin & Taschereau, 1928-1937;partner, Hudon and Pigeon, 1938-1940;partner, Germain, Pigeon, Thibedeau & Lesage, 1946-1967;law clerk, Legislation of Quebec, 1940-1944;justice, Supreme Court Canada, Ottawa, 1967-1980;professor constitutional law, Laval U., 9142-9167;professor civil law, University Ottawa, 1980-1986. Legal adviser prime minister Quebec, 1960-1966. Batonnier District Quebec, 1960-1961.

Chairman National Council Administration Justice, 1963-1967. V.p Conference Commissioners Uniformity Legislation in Canada, 1966-1967. Chairman National Professional Conduct Committee, 1966-1967.

Achievements

  • Bar: Quebec, 1928; created queen's counsel, 1940.

Membership

Member Canada Bar Association (vice president Province Quebec 1965-1966), Rideau Club (Ottawa), Cercle Universitaire (Quebec).

Connections

Married Madeleine Gaudry, August 29, 1936. Children: Jacques, Madeleine, Louise, Francois, Yves, Michel.

father:
Arthur Pigeon

mother:
Maria (Demers) Pigeon

spouse:
Madeleine Gaudry

child:
Jacques Pigeon

child:
Madeleine Pigeon

child:
Louise Pigeon

child:
Francois Pigeon

child:
Yves Pigeon

child:
Michel Pigeon