Kathleen Roussel (’92) Appointed Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions
Common Law alumnus Kathleen Roussel (’92) was appointed as the Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, The Honourable Rob Nicholson, effective April 15, 2013.
Jean-François Laberge (’05) Receives Award “Chief Regional Judge”
Jean-François Laberge (’05) was honoured with the award for “Chief Regional Judge” by the County of Carleton Law Association
(CCLA) at an Awards Banquet held on March 6, 2013.
Karen Restoule (’12) Cited in “Review of First Nations Representation on Juries” Report
graduate from the Common Law program, Karen Restoule has been cited in the
February 2013 Report of the Independent
Review, conducted by the Honourable Frank Iacobucci (D.U. 1995), entitled
“First Nations Representation on Juries”.
Vincent-Joël Proulx Authors Book: Transnational Terrorism and State Accountability
Vincent-Joël Proulx (’02, ’03) has recently authored a book entitled Transnational Terrorism and State Accountability, A New Theory of Prevention
, which was published November 5, 2012.
Alan D’Silva (’87) Recognized as Securities Litigator of the Year
On February 5, 2013, Alan D’Silva (’87) was recognized as the Securities Litigator of the Year by Benchmark Canada, at the first-ever Benchmark Canada Awards held at the Park Hyatt in Toronto.
In Memoriam: Goldie Bassi-Strulovitch (’02)
It was with great sadness that the Common Law Section learned of the passing of Goldie Bassi-Strulovitch, who died on February 23, 2013 at the age of 38, after a three-year battle with cancer.
Premier Appoints Three Common Law Alumni to New Ontario Cabinet
Bob Chiarelli (’67), Yasir Naqvi (’99) and David Zimmer (’70) have been appointed to the Ontario Cabinet, effective February 2013, by Ontario Liberal Party Leader and Premier Kathleen Wynne.
Alumni Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Call to the Bar
The Honourable Bernard J. Manton, Rose-Marie Perry, Q.C., and David W. Scott, Q.C. will be honoured during the Carleton Community Law Association
’s Annual General Meeting and Dinner, taking place at the Ottawa Convention Center on March 5, 2013.
Kevin Gilmore (’87) of the Montreal Canadiens Profiled in Montreal Gazette
Common Law National Program graduate Kevin Gilmore (’87), the Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Offcier of the Montreal Canadiens, was profiled in the January 30, 2013 edition of the Montreal Gazette
in an article entitled “Gilmore lights Habs torch.”