When 174 Sikhs arrived in Nova Scotia after escaping civil war, Lee Cohen (LLB’80) represented them. From that moment, he dedicated his practice to immigration, refugees and human rights, changing hundreds of lives in the process, including his.
On November 9, two Schulich Law alumni joined the ranks of the outstanding and dedicated individuals who have received the Order of Nova Scotia: The Honourable Dr. Donald Oliver (LLB’64, LLD’03) and Shawna Y. Paris-Hoyte (BA’78, LLB’94, BSW’01, MSW’03).
The Schulich School of Law and the Dalhousie Law Alumni Association are proud to announce that the Honourable Corrine Sparks (LLB ’79, LLM ’01) is the 2020 recipient of the Weldon Award for Unselfish Public Service.
To mark Philanthropy Day on November 15th, we're celebrating the generosity of Thomas Weeks. His years as a government documents specialist in the Sir James Dunn Law Library inspired him to create the Thomas E. Weeks Prize in International Law.
Although Jocelin d’Entremont (JD ’12) has been practicing fisheries law and marine law at Hood Fraser d’Entremont Law Firm in Yarmouth, N.S., since 2013, his personal connection to the sea dates back to his childhood.