J. J. Michel Robert
|Chief Justice of Quebec|
|Preceded by||Pierre Michaud|
|Succeeded by||Nicole Duval Hesler|
|President of the Liberal Party of Canada|
|Preceded by||Iona Campagnolo|
|Succeeded by||Don Johnston|
|Born||January 29, 1938|
Robert served as president of the Young Liberals of Canada from 1963 to 1965, and was a member of the 1982 to 1985 Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada headed by Donald Stovel Macdonald. From 1986 to 1990, he was president of the Liberal Party of Canada. In 1991, he was appointed to the Queen's Privy Council for Canada when Prime Minister Brian Mulroney appointed him to the Security Intelligence Review Committee.
Robert's legal career began with his admission to the Bar of Quebec in 1962. He was senior partner in the firm of Robert Dansereau, Barred, Marchessault and Lauzon, Montreal from 1968 to 1990 and in private practice with Langlois Robert from 1990 to 1995.
- "The Honourable J.J. Michel Robert, Chief Justice of Québec". Court of Appeal of Quebec. Archived from the original on 2012-03-06. Retrieved 2010-08-18.
- "Governor General Announces 90 New Appointments to the Order of Canada". December 30, 2013.