Anne Montminy

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Anne Montminy
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Born (1975-01-28) January 28, 1975 (age 42)
Montreal, Quebec

Anne Katherine Montminy (born January 28, 1975) is a Canadian former competitive diver and, now, a lawyer.

Diving career[edit]

Montminy had a number of highpoints in her diving career. She won a gold medal on the 10m platform at 1994 Commonwealth Games and the 1995 Pan American Games. She participated in the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, but failed to podium.

Four years later, she won silver (10 m platform synchro) and bronze (10 m platform) at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

She has been inducted into the Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame.

During her diving career, Montminy trained at Pointe-Claire Diving Club in Pointe-Claire, Quebec.

Professional career[edit]

Montminy was born in Montreal, Quebec. Parallel to her diving career, she studied law, obtaining an LL.B. from the Université de Montréal in 1999, and an LL.M. from the New York University School of Law in 2002. She has since practised law at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg in Montreal, Clifford Chance LLP in San Francisco and at Howard Rice Nemerovski Canady Falk & Rabkin in San Francisco. She is a member of the California Bar.

In May 2008, Anne Montminy did commentary for the CBC Television Network at the 2008 Beijing Olympics covering diving competitions.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CBC Television, Olympic Morning, 18 Aug 2008