McGill University (Bachelor of Civil Law, 1976. Bachelor of Laws, 1977). Spoken languages: French and English.
Worked at Ogilvy Renault (Montreal, QU) specializing in General Practice including Business Law, in particular Business Organization, Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities, Commercial Contracts, Financing and Financial Services, Real Estate and Tax Law. Litigation, Insurance and Professional Liability, Medical Malpractice and Health, Professional Discipline, Construction and Product Liability, Banking and Insolvency, Competition (Antitrust) and Trade, Admiralty, Shipping and Transportation, Environment, Judicial Review, Corporate Litigation, Media, Access to Information and Protection of Personal Information, Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods, Penal Law. Employment and Labour, Occupational Health and Safety, Individual Contracts of Employment, Canada Labour Code, Pension and Benefit Plans, Immigration.
Intellectual Property and Technology.
Admitted to the bar, 1978, Québec. Founded in 1879, Ogilvy Renault is one of Canada"s largest law firms, with more than 190 lawyers, 25 legal assistants and 260 other employees.
Its tradition of dedication to excellence and efficiency has earned it an enviable reputation for the highest standards in the practice of law. The Firm"s bilingual character and proficiency in both civil and common law have led it naturally into national and international practice.