New Appointment to the Supreme Court of British Columbia

  • December 18, 2012

I am pleased to advise that the Douglas W. Thompson has been apointed to our Court effective immediately.

Mr. Justice Thompson will be resident in Nanaimo. Prior to his appointment to our Court, Justice Thompson was a member of Hatter, Thompson, Shumka & McDonagh LLP in Victoria.

Information regarding the welcoming ceremony will follow as soon as these arrangements have been made.

The Nanaimo position was opened with the transfer of Justice MacKenzie to Victoria effective immediately.

Robert J. Bauman

Chief Justice