The Canadian Civil Liberties Association – Pro Bono Students Canada RightsWatch Blog and the International and Human Rights Law Association are excited to present as a special guest the Honourable Judge Christine Lowe from the Provincial Court of British Columbia on Wednesday, February 24 to speak to us about her experiences and views on access to justice from her perspective as a prosecutor and now as a judge. Her presentation will be followed by a Q&A Session.
The Honourable Judge Christine Lowe was appointed as Judge of the Provincial Court on August 4, 2015. Prior to appointment she worked as Crown Counsel in Victoria and Vancouver for 24 years. She articled with the BC Ministry of the Attorney General, and was called to the bar in 1989. She holds a BA in Criminology from SFU and an LLB from UBC. She has a particular interest in grass roots community based solutions to societal problems, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Restorative Justice.
Everyone is welcome to join us in room 158 at lunch (12:00 pm – 1:00pm). Pizza lunch will be served.
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