The Rt. Hon. Beverley McLachlin, PC, Chief Justice of Canada retired from the bench on December 15, 2017.

Join us in Vancouver for the next event to recognize the accomplishments of this remarkable judicial leader.


Friday, April 27, 2018 at the Vancouver Convention Centre

The Chief Justice practiced law in Alberta and British Columbia and her judicial career was launched in April 1981 with her appointment to the Vancouver County Court. She left as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in April 1989, on her appointment to the Supreme Court of Canada. Join hosts and tribute speakers from Alberta and British Columbia, as they celebrate one of their own.

Thank you to those who were part of the Gala Dinner in honour of the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin held in Ottawa on December 14, 2017. If you have any questions about this event, please email galas@nji.ca