Appointments & TransfersNews

The Chief Justice of Canada, the Rt. Hon. Richard Wagner, welcomes the appointment of Mr Justice Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada.

“Justice Kasirer is a distinguished judge who is widely respected for both his profound knowledge of the law and collegial manner on the bench,” said the Chief Justice. “As a former law professor and experienced member of the Québec Court of Appeal, I am confident that Justice Kasirer will make a significant contribution as a member of the Court.  My colleagues and I look forward to serving Canadians alongside him.”

Justice Kasirer’s appointment is effective September 16, 2019. He will be sworn in as a judge of the Supreme Court of Canada in a private ceremony on that date.


Supreme Court of Canada

[News Release dt. 07-08-2019]