Adam Daifallah

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Adam Daifallah is the co-founder and Managing Partner of HATLEY. With more than 15 years of experience in journalism, politics and law, Adam is a skilled communicator who interacts with key decision-makers in Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City and Washington, D.C.

In addition to his responsibilities at HATLEY, Adam is Chairman of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, a fellow of the Montreal Economic Institute and a frequent commentator on public affairs in newspapers, on radio and on television.

Before joining HATLEY, Adam practiced law at the Montreal office of Norton Rose Fulbright (then Ogilvy Renault). Previously, he sat on the editorial board of the National Post and was Washington correspondent of The New York Sun. He is co-author of two books on Canadian politics. He was an instructor for several years at McGill University.

In the voluntary sector, Adam is a director of the Schmeelk Canada Foundation and the Mount Royal Club, a member of the Advocacy Committee of the Quebec Chapter of the Institute of Corporate Directors, and is heavily involved in Golf Canada (formerly the Royal Canadian Golf Association) where he is a Governor, Chair of the Communications Committee and a member of the Human Resources Committee.

Adam is a law graduate from Université Laval, has a BA (honours) in history and political studies from Queen’s University and was a Sauvé Scholar at McGill University. He is a member of the Quebec Bar.