For Ottawa Centre
On Your Side in Ottawa Centre
- Emilie is a former federal crown prosecutor, law professor and community activist who is driven to build a fairer, more inclusive and more sustainable world. She believes growing inequality, the climate crisis and the spread of racism, intolerance and hate require substantive action and the courage to challenge the status quo.
- Emilie is proud to stand with Jagmeet to tackle the most important issues of our time.
- As a crown prosecutor Emilie was responsible for the prosecution of corporate tax evasion, human smuggling, environmental offences, and fraud. In 2018, she was named one of the top 25 most influential lawyers in Canada by Canadian Lawyer Magazine.
- She has lived in Ottawa Centre with her spouse and three children for more than 12 years.
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