December 2019

John Harrison During a visit to the Faculty during Homecoming, John Harrison, LLM’92, General Counsel for Airbus, spoke to members of the Faculty’s Chancellor Day Circle during a luncheon, sharing with them insights on his career and on his time at McGill Law.


December 2019

Votre top 5 de l'année 2019 Chaque année, Focus online fait un petit recensement des cinq articles qui ont eu la cote auprès de nos lecteurs et lectrices: venez découvrir (ou redécouvrir) vos entrevues et nouvelles préférées!


November 2019

On October 30, the Faculty had the great pleasure of welcoming the Hon. Justice Leona Theron of Constitutional Court of South Africa to give the 2019 Wallenberg Lecture. We share her thoughts and some photos of the event.


November 2019

Robert Leckey On September 24, the Lord Reading Law Society welcomed Dean Robert Leckey to present the 2019 Alan B. Gold Lecture. The lecture, named in honour of former Quebec Superior Court chief justice Alan B. Gold, OC, OQ, is devoted to the art of advocacy and organized by the collective voice of Québec’s Jewish jurists. Find out more about his lecture and our album.


October 2019

Alumnus James Soden in 1950 In November 2018, Wyndham Strover, the last – and oldest – member of “The Group,” the Class of 1950’s famous study group, passed away. Alumna Ann Soden shares some recollections of “The Group” as told by her father, Jim Soden (1922-2009), BCL’50, which include a rather elaborate hoax.


October 2019

LSA volunteers On August 26, we welcomed the entering class of 2019 to Chancellor Day Hall for the very first day of their law studies. We share photos of the day and some statistics about our newest students.


June 2019

It’s been a rewarding spring for Professor Marie Manikis. Recently promoted to associate professor, she has also received three prizes in recognition of her research. Focus online interviewed her to get a closer look at her award-winning work.
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April 2019

Rosalie Jukier From inviting lawyers and judges to class to singing and dancing, Professor Rosalie Jukier spares no strategy when it comes to bringing the law to life for her students. With a career spanning over thirty years, she has become synonymous with teaching excellence for generations of McGillians. Focus online chats with her about the career virages that have fueled her passion for law, and about the new challenge she will take up this fall.


April 2019

Conférence d'ouverture de la semaine Food for LawTenue en février, la semaine Food for Law a été l’occasion pour ses participants de ressortir avec une vision plus complète de ce qu’est le droit agroalimentaire et, certainement, avec des nouvelles pistes de réflexion sur l’impact du droit agroalimentaire dans notre quotidien de mangeurs.


April 2019

Mark Walters La Faculté accueille une nouvelle directrice du développement; Mark Walters nommé doyen de la Faculté de droit de l’Université Queen’s; McGill News s’entretient avec le ministre de la justice David Lametti; nos professeur.e.s prennent la tribune et publient de nouveaux ouvrages. Lire la suite…