Paul Schabas, of Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Toronto, is the new Treasurer.
Mr. Schabas was elected Treasurer of the Law Society of Upper Canada, on a third ballot at Convocation’s June meeting. He has served for two previous terms as a Bencher and has been very active in many Committees.
Mr. Schabas beat out the other candidates Howard Goldblatt, Raj Anand, and Susan McGrath It took three ballots, with Mr. Schabas defeating Mr. Goldblatt by a vote of 38-21. Mr. Schabas is a partner and trial and appellate lawyer He is also adjunct professor at the University of Toronto.
I am hoping to interview him in the near future and publish the interview in this blog.
Have any questions???? Please send them to me and I will do my best to see if I can get answers.