Former Law Society of Ontario Treasurer Malcolm Mercer to join Canadian Forum on Civil Justice (CFCJ) at Osgoode this fall

Malcolm Mercer

Malcolm M. Mercer, former Treasurer (President) of the Law Society of Ontario – the governing body of Ontario’s 52,000 lawyers and more than 8,600 licensed paralegals – will be joining the Canadian Forum on Civil Justice (CFCJ) at Osgoode this fall as a Senior Research Fellow. A retired partner with McCarthy Tétrault (Toronto), Mercer has practised […]

Osgoode welcomes the Class of 2023

Welcome Class of 2023

On Thursday, August 27th, the Class of 2023 gathered virtually to meet Osgoode’s faculty, staff and student leaders and to mark the first day of law school. In case you were not able to join us, below are the recordings of the events. Welcome Day Assembly The morning session was a great opportunity to learn […]

Professor Emeritus Kent McNeil’s latest book is a prize finalist and he has also received a Yale University appointment

Kent McNeil

Congratulations to Professor Emeritus Kent McNeil, author of Flawed Precedent: The St. Catherine’s Case and Aboriginal Title (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2019), which was a finalist for the Canada Prize in the Humanities and Social Sciences, awarded by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences: see He has also received the Fulbright Canada Distinguished […]