PHOTO ANDRÉ PICHETTE, LA PRESSE

PHOTO ANDRÉ PICHETTE, LA PRESSE

France Margaret Bélanger completed the EMBA McGill HEC Montreal program in February 2014. On March 3, La Presse nicknamed her “the tricolor lawyer.” The reason is simple. After practicing law for many years, with the Montreal Canadiens as a recurring client, last summer, France Margaret was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for the organization. She is the first woman to join the executive committee of the Montreal Canadiens in its 104 year history. The article in La Presse finishes with an interesting quote from France Margaret: “My job is to be more than a lawyer, it is to be a manager.”

Read the article in La Presse HERE.