Judicial Appointment to the Court of Appeal for BC

  • May 06, 2019

The Honourable M. Joyce DeWitt-Van Oosten, a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia, is appointed a Justice of Appeal of the Court of Appeal for British Columbia and a Judge ex officio of the Court of Appeal of Yukon. Justice DeWitt-Van Oosten replaces Mr. Justice S.D. Frankel (Vancouver), who elected to become a supernumerary judge effective April 1, 2019.

In Memoriam of Mr. David Hart

  • April 29, 2019

"It is with profound sadness and very heavy hearts that we announce the passing of David Donald Hart on April 13, 2019. Loving husband, supportive father, doting 'Poppy', loyal friend and esteemed colleague. David was the epitome of a true gentleman through and through and had one of the kindest souls ever."

Provincial Council Election of Officers

  • April 23, 2019

At its June 15 meeting, in accordance with the CBABC Bylaws, Provincial Council will elect a Vice President, a Secretary Treasurer, and three Officers At Large.

Continuing Legal Education Society of BC | Kootenay

  • April 16, 2019

There is currently one appointment vacancy on the Board of the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia effective September 1, 2019 for a CBABC/Law Society joint appointee from Kootenay County.

Update: Provincial Council Elections

  • April 16, 2019

The Branch is now issuing a Call for Nominees for the remaining vacancies, which exist in Cariboo, Nanaimo and Prince Rupert Counties, and in the Thomson-Nicola region of Yale County.