Experience

Faculty of Law, McGill University

  • 2016-present             Wainwright Professor of Civil Law
  • 2010-2016                  Dean and Wainwright Professor of Civil Law
  • 2009-2010                  Interim Dean
  • 2001- 2009                 Full Professor
  • 1999- 2002                 Director, Institute of Comparative Law
  • 1998-1999                  Co-Director, Institute of Comparative Law
  • 1995-1998                  Associate Dean (Academic)
  • 1991- 2001                 Associate Professor
  • 1989-1991                  Associate Dean (Admissions and Placement)
  • 1985-1991                  Assistant Professor

 

Borden Ladner Gervais

  • 2005- 2009                 Counsel

 

Supreme Court of Canada

  • 2002- 2004                  Executive Legal Officer (personal secretary for C.J. Beverley McLachlin)
  • 1983-1984                   Law clerk to the Honourable Antonio Lamer

 

Visiting Professorships

  • Spring 2018                Visiting Professor, Facoltà di Giurisprudenza, U. Trento, Italy
  • Fall 2017                     Visiting Professor, FGV Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Winter 2017               Visiting Professor, Roma 3, Italy
  • Fall 2016                    Visiting Professor, Institut d’études politiques, Paris  (Chaire Gide Loyrette Nouel)
  • Fall 2006                     Visiting Professor, Institut d’études politiques, Paris
  • Summer 2001      Visiting Professor, Summer Programme in Aix, Louisiana State University
  • Spring 1991            Visiting Professor, Faculté de droit, Université d’Aix-Marseille III
  • Spring 1990                  Visiting Assistant Professor, Faculté de droit, Université de Montréal
  • Fall 1987                       Visiting Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

 

Professional Qualification and Honours 

  • Member of the Bar of Quebec since 1984
  • Médaille du Jubilée de la Reine Elizabeth, 2013
  • Advocatus Emeritus 2014
  • Mérite du Barreau 2016
  • Federal Member of the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Nominations 2016-2018

This content has been updated on June 6, 2018 at 11:00.