Friday, October 13, 2017

Rita Maxwell being sworn inAlumna Rita Jean Maxwell '01 has been appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice by the Province of Ontario. She will preside in Toronto.

Justice Rita Jean Maxwell was called to the bar in 2002. She was most recently legal counsel for the Ontario Court of Appeal, while at the same time acting as an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, in evidence law, and at the Ryerson University Law Practice Program. Justice Maxwell is an active volunteer with the Ontario Justice Education Network and Law In Action Within Schools program.

See the Province of Ontario announcement.