Karl received his bachelor’s degree in law from Université Laval and will complete his professional training at the École du Barreau du Québec in fall 2018.
Before studying law, Karl completed a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry at Université Laval, which led him to hold various research assistant positions in the hospital and university sectors. He was also involved in his students’ association, acting as president and vice president of sports activities and vice president of external affairs.
While studying law, Karl mentored first- and second-year Faculty of Law students, while also working full-time in a prestigious hotel. During his last year of study, he mentored students seeking articling positions. Karl also studied overseas, completing a Transnational Commercial Law certificate at the EBS University of Business and Law in Germany.
Karl has a keen interest in intellectual property and information technology. He completed a research project on the protection of personal information in direct-to-consumer genetic testing. Upon completing the project, Karl was awarded first prize for best research work at the Faculty of Law’s Excellence and Recognition Gala and was published in the journal Les Cahiers de droit. He would also like to learn about other areas of law, particularly business law and medical liability.
Jules loves sports and enjoys playing soccer, biking and hiking in the mountains. Interested in travel and urbanism, he is intrigued by the role of architecture and design in urban development.