Alumni News & Events
Former Chief Justice Thomas Cromwell joined members of the Cape Breton Bar Society for breakfast on Oct. 6
Former Chief Justice Thomas Cromwell joined members of the Cape Breton Bar Society for breakfast on Oct. 6.
2017 Weldon Award for Unselfish Public Service
The 2017 recipient of the Schulich School of Law’s Weldon Award for Unselfish Public Service is Trinda L. Ernst, QC (LLB ’83), a senior lawyer at Waterbury Newton Law Firm, which has offices in Kentville and Berwick, N.S.
KUDOS! Alumnus W. Paul Riley (LLB '95) appointed to the Supreme Court of British Columbia
The Schulich School of Law would like to congratulate alumnus W. Paul Riley, QC (LLB ’95) for his appointment to the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
KUDOS! Students and grads to clerk for the Supreme Court of Canada
Congratulations to Maxime Chambers-Dumont (third-year student), Teagan Markin (’17), Esher Madhur (’16), and Leah Burt (’14) for securing clerking positions at the Supreme Court of Canada.
ICYMI: KUDOS! Schulich Law Grads appointed to courts in BC and Ontario
We would like to congratulate alumni Justice Andrew Phillip Avtar Mayer and Justice Robyn M. Ryan Bell, appointed to the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Prince Rupert and the Superior Court of Justice in Ottawa, respectively.
Law school news
- KUDOS! Former law school professor Bruce Wildsmith receives the NSBS 2017 Distinguished Service Award
- KUDOS! Law school alumna Ann Marie Simmons (LLB '83) appointed new Provincial and Family Court judge
- KUDOS! Professor David VanderZwaag's Canada Research Chair has been renewed for seven years