Mr. Bellemare has worked as a lawyer and as a businessman. In addition to being a lawyer, Mr. Bellemare has an M.B.A. and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology.
He also has a broad political experience. Mr. Bellemare started with the Progressive Conservative Party, where he was a member of the National Executive. He also was candidate in 1997, in the riding of Beauharnois-Salaberry.
Mr. Bellemare was one of the most ardent supporters of the movement to unite the federal political right, which resulted in the creation of the new Conservative Party.