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36 V O L . 7 5 P A R T 1 J A N U A R Y 2 0 1 7 THE ADVOCATE Congratulations The Honourable Madam Justice Joyce DeWitt-Van Oosten Congratulations to The Honourable Joyce DeWitt-Van Oosten on her appointment to the Supreme Court of British Columbia. Justice DeWitt-Van Oosten obtained her LL.B. from the University of Alberta, clerked at the Supreme Court of Canada from 1991-1992, was called to the British Columbia bar in 1993, and has worked with the Criminal Justice Branch since 1994. In 2010, she was appointed Queen’s Counsel. Preceding her appointment to the Bench, Justice DeWitt- Van Oosten was the Assistant Deputy Attorney General for the Criminal Justice Branch, (B.C. Prosecution Service), Ministry of Justice in British Columbia. She has appeared as counsel at all levels of court, has taught as a sessional instructor in criminal procedure at the University of Victoria, Faculty of Law, and frequently presents at legal education seminars on criminal law issues. Justice DeWitt-Van Oosten is a co-author of Working Manual of Criminal Law, published by Thomson Reuters. © 2016 Thomson Reuters Canada Limited 00237KZ-A85197-CE


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