Gerard Villefort

Geacuterard de Villefort is the highest ranking judge in Paris and is considered a member of the social elite. He is known for being harsh in his rulings a trait that will return to haunt him. While he conducts his judicial business with an iron fist he is in truth a very passive selfflagellating character trying to get out from under the shadow of his father Noirtier. His first wife died years ago and he remarried to a socialclimber named Heacuteloiumlse.