Born in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario. Education at Université de Montréal (LL.B.) and Cambridge University (LL.M.). Called to the Quebec Bar 1988. Practiced with Stikeman Elliott, Montréal, 1989-2003, in transportation, insurance law and litigation. Appointed Prothonotary of the Federal Court of Canada in April, 2003 at the Ottawa Principal Office. Since July 2, 2003, the date of the coming into force of the Courts Administration Service Act, she is now Prothonotary of the Federal Court. Address: Federal Court, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0H9.