Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The Faculty of Law congratulate these alumni who were recently appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice: Justice Jill Miriam Copeland and Justice Peter Andras Schreck

Called to the bar in 1995, Justice Copeland was most recently a partner at Sack Goldblatt Mitchell LLP. She had served as executive legal officer at the Supreme Court of Canada, and was legal counsel for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. She worked as counsel at Ruby & Edwardh and was a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada. Chief Justice Annemarie E. Bonkalo has assigned Justice Copeland to preside in Brampton.

Justice Peter Andras Schreck was called to the bar in 1996.  Previously he was a partner at Schreck Presser LLP., practising criminal law, and taught the law of evidence at University of Toronto and Osgoode Hall law schools. Justice Schreck has also been a partner at Schreck Barristers, Schreck & Greene, Pinkofsky Lockyer, and managed his own firm as a sole practitioner. Chief Justice Annemarie E. Bonkalo has assigned Justice Schreck to preside in Brampton.

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