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Alberta Judicial Appointments

The following appointments were announced March 4, 2011 by The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada:

The Honourable Brian K. O’Ferrall, a judge of the Provincial Court of Alberta in Calgary, appointed a Judge of the Court of Appeal of Alberta (Calgary).

The Honourable Rodney A. Jerke. Q.C., a lawyer with Davidson & Williams LLP in Lethbridge, appointed a Judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta in Lethbridge.

The Honourable Peter B. Michalyshyn, Q.C., a lawyer with Chatwin LLP in Edmonton, is appointed a Judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta in Edmonton.

The Honourable M. David Gates, Q.C., a Senior Counsel with Justice Canada in Calgary, is appointed a Judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta in Edmonton.

We extend our best wishes to each of the new appointments.