Patrick Mignault

Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Université de Sherbrooke

Patrick Mignault is a member of the Quebec bar since 2002 and has been a Professor at the Faculty of Law at the Université de Sherbrooke since 2012. He’s a research scholar at the Groupe pour la Prévention et le Règlement des Différends and researcher member at the Chaire en gouvernance et droit des affaires (Université de Montréal). Professor Patrick has a multidisciplinary training in law, finance and actuarial science. He holds a bachelorès degree in law, a master in business administration (finance) and a masterès degree in mathematics (actuarial science) from Université de Laval, as well as a PhD in law from the Université de Montréal. His research focuses on the themes of risk management, governance and regulation of financial activities. He’s particularly interested recently in complex financial products and the impact of emerging technologies in the framework of the financial sector. Since 2019, he is a member of the Comité consultatif des consommateurs de produits et utilisateurs de services financiers of the Autorité des marchés financiers.