The McLachlin Court’s First Decade—A Dynamic Time for Public Law

From: Public Law at the McLachlin Court


The introduction lays out the focus and structure of the book.



David A. Wright

David A. Wright is Associate Chair, Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario. He completed his L.L.B. and B.C.L. at McGill University and  his L.L.M. at New York University. He articled as law clerk to Madame Justice Claire L'Heureux-Dubé of the Supreme Court of Canada. Mr. Wright practiced labour, administrative, human rights law, and civil litigation at a Toronto law firm and appeared as counsel before various administrative tribunals and all levels of courts. He taught administrative law at Osgoode Hall Law School as an adjunct professor and is the author of several law journal articles on administrative, labour, and constitutional law. He is the past chair of the Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights section of the Ontario Bar Association and a frequent speaker on human rights, administrative law, and labour law.

Adam M. Dodek

Adam Dodek, B.A. (McGill) J.D. (Harvard), L.L.M. (Toronto) is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, University of Ottawa where he teaches Public Law and Legislation, Torts and  Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility. He is a member of the bars of  Ontario and California.