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Friday, November 20, 2020 @ 12:50 PM

Department of Justice announces three judicial appointments in Quebec

The federal Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Nov. 19 three judicial appointments in the province of Quebec. ... [read more]

Friday, November 20, 2020 @ 10:28 AM

Two judges appointed to N.B. Court of Queen’s Bench

The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Nov. 19 announced that Michelle Boudreau-Dumas and Kathryn Gregory have been appointed judges of the New Brunswick Court of Queen’s Bench. ... [read more]

Friday, November 20, 2020 @ 10:12 AM

Ottawa appoints judge to Yukon Supreme Court

The federal Department of Justice on Nov. 19 announced that Karen Wenckebach, legal counsel at the government of Yukon in Whitehorse, has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of Yukon. ... [read more]

Friday, November 20, 2020 @ 7:50 AM

Miller Thomson partner joins International Association of Defense Counsel

The International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) announced that Karen L. Weslowski, a partner at Miller Thomson in Vancouver, has accepted an invitation to join the IADC, the legal organization for lawyers who represent corporate and insurance interests. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 19, 2020 @ 10:44 AM

Dentons adds construction and litigation partner to Vancouver office

Dentons announced that it has strengthened its construction and litigation and dispute resolution groups in Canada with the addition of partner Alim Khamis. Based in Vancouver, Khamis joins from Dentons’ Dubai office where he spent six years in the construction and dispute resolution practices. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 19, 2020 @ 10:42 AM

Cox & Palmer adds six associates to Halifax office

Cox & Palmer announced that Kelcie N. White, Jacob Che, Sarah Stevens, Ashley Dickey, Drew D. Ritchie and Michael M. Gallagher have joined the firm’s Halifax office as associates. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 12:37 PM

Additional Ontario Court of Justice reopenings slated for Nov. 30

The Ontario Court of Justice has announced the resumption of family law matters, criminal trials and preliminary inquiries at additional court locations starting Nov. 30. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 7:35 AM

Former Ontario environmental commissioner named Green Party deputy leader

The Green Party of Ontario announced that Ontario’s environmental commissioner from 2015 to 2019, Dianne Saxe, has been appointed as deputy leader. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 7:34 AM

Two lawyers among five new directors elected to Hockey Canada board

Hockey Canada announced that five new members have been elected to its board of directors. All directors will serve two-year terms. ... [read more]

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 @ 4:09 PM

B.C. law society byelection results in two new faces at bencher table

The Law Society of British Columbia (LSBC) has two new benchers. ... [read more]