Carl Vallée


Carl Vallée joined HATLEY in January 2016. He obtained his Bachelor of Laws at the Université de Montréal where he developed a keen interest in public affairs. His extensive involvement in politics brought him to Ottawa in 2009 where he began working in the Prime Minister’s Office. Notably, he served as Press Secretary and Spokesperson to former Prime Minister Stephen Harper for five years.

Over the course of his time in Ottawa, Carl managed complex issues on a national and international scale, always with a particular attention on Québec. Having intimately witnessed the Government of Canada’s decision-making process, Carl had the unique opportunity of working with key policy makers across the country. Carl’s acquired skills in the areas of media relations, crisis management, speech writing and strategic planning are certain to serve the interests of HATLEY’s clients well.

On top of his responsibilities at HATLEY, Carl leads the Québec office of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) and acts as its spokesperson in the province.