Today, Pierre Donais welcoms lawyer L. Yves Fortier.
Recognized as one of the top arbitrators in the world, L. Yves Fortier has put his skills to use at the international level on more than one occasion. From 1988 to 1992, Fortier was Canada’s ambassador ato the United Nations. He also served as Canada’s representative on U.N. Security Council, including a stint as president in 1989. Fortier has argued major cases before courts throughout Canada and the world. Fortier is currently chairman emeritus and senior partner with the Ogilvy Renault law firm.
Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.