In Brief

Judicial appointments

Hon. Madam Justice Anne MacKenzie has been appointed to the BC Court of Appeal, replacing Mr. Justice P.D. Lowry, who elected to become a supernumerary judge. She was formerly Associate Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of BC in Vancouver.

Hon. Mr. Justice Austin Cullen, of the Supreme Court of BC, was appointed Associate Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of BC.

Robert Jenkins, of Jenkins Marzban Logan in Vancouver, was appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of BC in Vancouver. He replaces Mr. Justice Austin Cullen, who was appointed Associate Chief Justice.

Patricia Bond, a partner with North Shore Law LLP in North Vancouver, and a Bencher, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Surrey.

Gregory Brown, a partner with McEachern, Harris and Brown in Maple Ridge, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Abbotsford.

Randall Callan, a legal officer with the Canadian Forces in the Office of the Judge Advocate General, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Prince George.

Victor Galbraith, administrative Crown counsel in Quesnel, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Prince George.

Melissa Gillespie, QC, regional Crown counsel for the Fraser region, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Surrey.

Ted Gouge, QC, with the Legal Services Branch, Ministry of Attorney General, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Nanaimo.

Patricia Janzen, of Harris & Company in Vancouver, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Port Coquitlam.

Gregory Koturbash, administrative Crown counsel in Salmon Arm, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Penticton.

Terence Wright, an associate with Warner Bandstra Brown in Terrace, was appointed a judge of the Provincial Court of BC in Smithers.