Do you know saint Yves? The Patron Saint of Lawyers is also, with other saints, The patron saint of sailors, students and Britons.
Yves (Erwan in Breton) Hélory was born, probably on the 18th of August in 1250, in his family Manor, at Minihy-Treguier. He belonged to a low noble family of Brittany. After studying Theology and Law at Paris then at Orléans, he worked as a judge, a lawyer and a priest at Rennes, then at Treguier: they are two of the nine traditional bishoprics of Brittany. He was [...]