2011 Law Week Vancouver Public Forum

  • April 16, 2011

A free Public Forum was held at 12:00 pm on April 16, 2011 with CBC host Ian Hanomansing and a panel of top legal professionals in the CBC Vancouver Building at 700 Hamilton Street. This Public Forum provided members of the public with an opportunity to ask questions of a panel of senior justice representatives.


  • The Hon. Chief Justice Lance Finch, Court of Appeal of British Columbia
  • The Hon. Chief Justice Robert Bauman, Supreme Court of British Columbia
  • The Hon. Chief Judge Thomas Crabtree, Provincial Court of British Columbia
  • Deputy Chief Constable Doug LePard, Vancouver Police Department
  • Assistant Commissioner Norm Lipinski, RCMP
  • Commissioner Leonard Doust, QC, author of the report "Foundation for Change"
  • Peter McKnight, Columnist, The Vancouver Sun