New President, new Federation rep for B.C. in 2000-2001

The Federation of Law Societies recently elected Abraham Feinstein, Q.C., a lawyer with the law firm of Soloway Wright in Ottawa, Ontario, to the position of President for the year running from August, 2000 to August, 2001. As President, Mr. Feinstein will be the Federation's Chief Executive Officer.

Trudi Brown, Q.C. of Victoria has been re-elected to a further one-year term as the British Columbia/Yukon representative on the Board of Directors.