Stewart McKelvey is pleased to announce partner Gordon Petrie, Q.C. has been appointed a member of the Regional Advisory Committee to the Supreme Court Advocacy Institute.
The Institute’s mission is to contribute to the public, the legal profession, and the Supreme Court of Canada by increasing the effectiveness and quality of advocacy before the Court. The principal activity of the Institute, which is a registered charity, is to provide free, non-partisan advocacy advice to a party’s lawyer who is scheduled to appear in an appeal before the Supreme Court of Canada. The Regional Committees are primarily responsible for administering the advocacy program in their respective regions.