Born October 30, 1960 in Toronto, Ontario. Education at Laval University and University of Ottawa. Admitted to the Quebec Bar, 1983. Department of Nationa1 Revenue, Taxation, 1983 -1984. Counsel, Secretary of State, 1984. Counsel to the Federal Minister of the Environment, 1984-1988. Attorney, Department of Civil Services and Property Law, Federal Department of Justice, 1988-1995. Appointed Prothonotary of the Federal Court of Canada at Montreal Local Office, November 28, 1995. Since July 2, 2003, the date of the coming into force of the Courts Administration Service Act, he is now Prothonotary of the Federal Court. Address: Federal Court, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0H9.