Posted: January 18, 2008, 5:32 PM by Jim
brings the total number of judges appointed by the
McGuinty government to 73.
Attorney General Chris Bentley made the
announcement today and praised the diversity of the
incoming judges in a statement.
“The broad range of legal experience each of these
individuals brings to their new roles will allow
them to make significant contributions to the
Ontario Court of Justice,” said Bentley.
In addition ot Curtis, the attorney genral appointed
lawyers Marc Bode, Peter Caldwell West and Jennifer
Ruth Hoshizaki, all of whom will join the provincial
court on Jan. 30th.
Mr. Bode served as director and president for
Legal Aid Ontario and will preside in Thunder Bay.
Ms. Curtis will preside in Toronto. Mr. West served
as a part-time Crown Attorney and will preside in
Newmarket. Ms. Hoshizaki served as a federal
prosecutor and will preside in Kenora.