Nancy T Charbonneau is a sole practitioner practising in the areas of prison law and child protection in Ontario. About 80 percent of her practice is parole. Before starting her law practice in 2005, Charbonneau worked as a corrections policy adviser for the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services (MCSCS) overseeing policies related to inmate transportation and the provincial parole board. Charbonneau studied law at McGill University, where she obtained degrees in common law and civil law. Prior to that, she studied philosophy at the University of Ottawa.