SuzanneLegaultSuzanne Legault is Canada’s current Information Commissioner. In her role as Commissioner, she oversees investigations and complaints related to the federal government’s performance under the Access to Information Act, which first came into force in 1983.

Prior to joining the Public Service, Ms. Legault practised law as a criminal defence lawyer from 1991 to 1996, as well as Crown prosecutor from 1994 to 1996. Ms. Legault holds a Bachelor of Civil Law and a Bachelor of Common Law from McGill Law School, which she obtained in 1988.