Council Member nominated by the Chambre des notaires du Québec
François Bibeau was appointed Council member by the Chambre des notaires du Québec in November 2015. He is a practising notary with Bibeau Desaliers Lamarre notaires Inc., in McMasterville and Sainte-Julie where he specializes in personal law, estate law and family law. François has been an accredited family mediator since 2000. In 1987, he obtained his Bachelor of Law at the University of Montréal, where he also earned his Notarial Law Degree (DDN). He was admitted to the Chambre des notaires du Québec in 1988.
In 2005, Mr. Bibeau was elected to the Board of the Chambre des notaires du Québec as Longueuil District representative for the 2005-2008 three-year term. His term was renewed three times, during which he served on the Chambre’s Executive Committee and currently serves as Vice-President.
Mr. Bibeau has also played an active role in ensuring improved access to justice, notably through his involvement in 2009 and 2010 on the national advisory committee for the creation of community justice centres (Centres de justice de proximité – CJP) for the province of Québec. He was also appointed by the Chambre to sit on the Board of Directors of Éducaloi, an organization dedicated to explaining the law in everyday language, as Vice-President in 2013-2014 and 2014-2015. In the wake of the Cromwell Report, he has been a member of the Forum québécois sur l’accès à la justice civile et familiale (Québec forum on access to justice in civil and family matters) since 2014.
Me. François Bibeau
Chambre des notaires du Québec
1801, avenue McGill College
Montréal (QC) H3A 0A7