Joël Lightbound

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

Lawyer and student leader broke riding turnover trend with 2019 re-election

One of the younger candidates in the 2015 election, Joël Lightbound defeated NDP incumbent Denis Blanchette in the riding of Louis-Hébert, a riding that had not re-elected an incumbent candidate for the past five elections, until Lightbound was re-elected in 2019. Lightbound was a lawyer for Montréal firm Fasken Martineau…

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