Government Asks Justice Sidney Linden To Assist Advisory Groups

Posted on: Friday, October 9, 2009

Five legal aid advisory groups will have the benefit of Justice Sidney Linden’s expertise as they work together to improve the legal aid system.

John McCamus, Board Chair of Legal Aid Ontario, will lead each of the five working groups. Each group will focus on one of the following areas: poverty law, family law, immigration and refugee issues, standard criminal cases and big criminal case management.

News release (Ministry of the Attorney General)

Backgrounder (Ministry of the Attorney General)

“Justice Linden is an excellent choice to advise us on this important transformation plan. I look forward to working closely with him to enhance the delivery of legal aid services in Ontario.”
John McCamus, Chair of the Board, Legal Aid Ontario