Ms. Bourassa is a member of the Quebec Bar, the Law Society of Upper Canada and of the Law Society of Saskatchewan (voluntary inactive status). She practiced law in Canada for several years, mostly in Quebec. In Canada, she worked on civil mass actions representing plaintiffs in the Canadian Indian Residential Schools’ cases involving aboriginal students alleging physical and sexual abuse. She is fluent in French.

Education:

LL.M. Université de Sherbrooke

LL.B. Université du Québec à Montréal

LL.B. Dalhousie Law School

Bar/Court Admissions:

New York, California (voluntary inactive status)