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== Current Justices ==
 
== Current Justices ==
 
{| class="wikitable sortable"
 
{| class="wikitable sortable"
 
|-
 
|-
! colspan=3 | Justice
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! #
! colspan=2 | Service dates
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! Name
! colspan=2 | Service length
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! Service duration
! rowspan=2 | Appointed&nbsp;on<br/>advice of
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! Appointed&nbsp;on<br/>advice of
! rowspan=2 | Legal education
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! Prior position
! rowspan=2 | Prior position
 
 
|-
 
|-
! No.
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| 83
! Name<br/>{{small|(lived)}}
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| Richard Wagner
! Province
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| Oct 5, 2012 –<br/>''present''<br> Dec 18, 2017 –<br/>''present'' (CJ)
! class="unsortable" | Overall tenure
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|Harper (Judge) <br>J. Trudeau (CJ)
! class="unsortable" | Chief justice tenure
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| [[Quebec Court of Appeal]]
! Overall tenure
 
! Chief justice tenure
 
 
|-
 
|-
| scope="row" style="text-align:center;" | 1
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| 77
| Sir [[William Buell Richards]]<br/>{{small|(1815–1889)}}
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| Rosalie Abella
| [[Ontario]]
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| Aug 30, 2004 –<br/>''present''
| Sep 30, 1875 –<br/>Jan 10, 1879
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| Martin
| {{nowrap|Sep 30, 1875 –}}<br/>Jan 10, 1879
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| [[Court of Appeal for Ontario]]
| {{ayd|1875|9|30|1879|1|10}}
 
| {{ayd|1875|9|30|1879|1|10}}
 
| [[Alexander Mackenzie (politician)|Mackenzie]] {{small|(directly as chief justice)}}
 
| [[Articled clerk|Articles of clerkship with a senior lawyer]] <br/>{{small|(1837)}}
 
| Chief Justice of the [[Court of Common Pleas (England)|Court of Common Pleas]] for Canada West
 
 
|-
 
|-
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
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| 82
| style="text-align:center;" | 82
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| Andromache Karakatsanis
| [[Andromache Karakatsanis]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1955)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1955|10|03}}, mandatory retirement date: October 3, 2030}}
 
| [[Ontario]]
 
 
| Oct 21, 2011 –<br/>''present''
 
| Oct 21, 2011 –<br/>''present''
| <center>—</center>
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| Harper
| ''{{ayd|2011|10|21}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
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| Court of Appeal for Ontario
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
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|-
| [[Stephen Harper|Harper]]
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| 84
| [[Osgoode Hall Law School]]
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| Clément Gascon
| [[Court of Appeal for Ontario]]
 
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 83
 
| [[Richard Wagner (judge)|Richard Wagner]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1957)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1957|04|02}}, mandatory retirement date: April 2, 2032}}
 
| [[Quebec]]
 
| Oct 5, 2012 –<br/>''present''
 
| Dec 18, 2017 –<br/>''present''
 
| ''{{ayd|2012|10|05}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| ''{{ayd|2017|12|18}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| [[Stephen Harper|Harper]] {{small|(as puisne justice)}};<br>[[Justin Trudeau|J. Trudeau]] {{small|(as chief justice)}}
 
| [[University of Ottawa Faculty of Law]]
 
| [[Quebec Court of Appeal]]
 
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 84
 
| [[Clément Gascon]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1960)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1960|09|05}}, mandatory retirement date: September 5, 2035}}
 
| [[Quebec]]
 
 
| Jun 9, 2014 –<br/>''present''
 
| Jun 9, 2014 –<br/>''present''
| <center>—</center>
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| Harper
| ''{{ayd|2014|06|09}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
 
| [[Stephen Harper|Harper]]
 
| [[McGill University Faculty of Law]]
 
 
| [[Quebec Court of Appeal]]
 
| [[Quebec Court of Appeal]]
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
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|-
| style="text-align:center;" | 85
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| 85
| [[Suzanne Côté]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1958)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1958|09|21}}, mandatory retirement date: September 21, 2033}}
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| Suzanne Côté
| [[Quebec]]
 
 
| Dec 1, 2014 –<br/>''present''
 
| Dec 1, 2014 –<br/>''present''
| <center>—</center>
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| Harper
| ''{{ayd|2014|12|01}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
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| Lawyer
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
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|-
| [[Stephen Harper|Harper]]
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| 86
| [[Laval University]]
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| Russell Brown
| [[Lawyer]]
 
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 86
 
| [[Russell Brown (judge)|Russell Brown]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1965)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1965|09|15}}, mandatory retirement date: September 15, 2040}}
 
| [[Alberta]]
 
 
| Aug 31, 2015 –<br/>''present''
 
| Aug 31, 2015 –<br/>''present''
| <center>—</center>
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| Harper
| ''{{ayd|2015|08|31}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
 
| [[Stephen Harper|Harper]]
 
| [[University of Victoria Faculty of Law|University of Victoria]]<br>[[University of Toronto Law School|University of Toronto]]
 
 
| [[Court of Appeal of Alberta]]
 
| [[Court of Appeal of Alberta]]
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
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|-
| style="text-align:center;" | 87
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| 87
| [[Malcolm Rowe]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1953)}}{{efn-ua|Age 64 or 65, mandatory retirement date: during 2028}}
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| Malcolm Rowe
| [[Newfoundland and Labrador]]
 
 
| Oct 28, 2016 –<br/>''present''
 
| Oct 28, 2016 –<br/>''present''
| <center>—</center>
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| J. Trudeau
| ''{{ayd|2016|10|28}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
 
| [[Justin Trudeau|J. Trudeau]]
 
| [[Osgoode Hall Law School]]
 
 
| [[Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Court of Appeal)]]
 
| [[Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Court of Appeal)]]
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
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|-
| style="text-align:center;" | 88
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| 88
| [[Sheilah Martin]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1956)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1956|05|31}}, mandatory retirement date: May 31, 2031}}
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| Sheilah Martin
| [[Alberta]]
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| 18 December 2017 to present
| Dec 18, 2017 –<br/>''present''
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| J. Trudeau
| <center>—</center>
 
| ''{{ayd|2017|12|18}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
 
| [[Justin Trudeau|J. Trudeau]]
 
| [[McGill University Faculty of Law]]<br>[[University of Alberta Faculty of Law]]
 
 
| [[Court of Appeal of Alberta]]<br>[[Court of Appeal for the Northwest Territories]]<br>[[Court of Appeal of Nunavut]]
 
| [[Court of Appeal of Alberta]]<br>[[Court of Appeal for the Northwest Territories]]<br>[[Court of Appeal of Nunavut]]
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| 81
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| Michael J. Moldaver
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| 21 October 2011 to present
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| Harper
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| Court of Appeal for Ontario
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|}
 
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{| class="wikitable sortable"
 
{| class="wikitable sortable"
 
|-
 
|-
! colspan=3 | Justice
+
! #
! colspan=2 | Service&nbsp;dates
+
! Name
! colspan=2 | Service&nbsp;length
+
! Service&nbsp;duration
! rowspan=2 | Appointed&nbsp;on<br/>advice of
+
! Appointed&nbsp;on<br/>advice of
! rowspan=2 | Legal education
+
! Prior position
! rowspan=2 | Prior position
 
 
|-
 
|-
! No.
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| 1
! Name<br/>{{small|(lived)}}
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| William Buell Richards<br/>{{small|(1815–1889)}}
! Province
 
! class="unsortable" | Overall tenure
 
! class="unsortable" | Chief justice tenure
 
! Overall tenure
 
! Chief justice tenure
 
|-
 
| scope="row" style="text-align:center;" | 1
 
| Sir [[William Buell Richards]]<br/>{{small|(1815–1889)}}
 
| [[Ontario]]
 
 
| Sep 30, 1875 –<br/>Jan 10, 1879
 
| Sep 30, 1875 –<br/>Jan 10, 1879
| {{nowrap|Sep 30, 1875 –}}<br/>Jan 10, 1879
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| Mackenzie {{small|(directly as chief justice)}}
| {{ayd|1875|9|30|1879|1|10}}
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| Chief Justice of the Court of Common Pleas for Canada West
| {{ayd|1875|9|30|1879|1|10}}
 
| [[Alexander Mackenzie (politician)|Mackenzie]] {{small|(directly as chief justice)}}
 
| [[Articled clerk|Articles of clerkship with a senior lawyer]] <br/>{{small|(1837)}}
 
| Chief Justice of the [[Court of Common Pleas (England)|Court of Common Pleas]] for Canada West
 
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align:center;" | 2
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| 2
| [[William Johnstone Ritchie]]<br/>{{small|(1813–1892)}}
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| William Johnstone Ritchie  
| [[New Brunswick]]
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| Sep 30, 1875 – Sep 25, 1892<Br> Jan 11, 1879 – Sep 25, 1892 (Chief)
| Sep 30, 1875 –<br/>{{nowrap|Sep 25, 1892}}
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| Mackenzie (Judge);<br> Macdonald (Chief)
| Jan 11, 1879 –<br/>{{nowrap|Sep 25, 1892}}
 
| {{ayd|1875|9|30|1892|9|25}}
 
| {{ayd|1879|1|11|1892|9|25}}
 
| [[Alexander Mackenzie (politician)|Mackenzie]] {{small|(as puisne justice)}};<br>[[Sir John A. Macdonald|Macdonald]] {{small|(as chief justice)}}
 
| [[Articled clerk|Articles of clerkship with a senior lawyer]]<br/>{{small|(1837)}}
 
 
| [[Chief Justice of New Brunswick]]
 
| [[Chief Justice of New Brunswick]]
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align:center;" | 3
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|}
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| 3
 
| [[Samuel Henry Strong]]<br/>{{small|(1825–1909)}}
 
| [[Samuel Henry Strong]]<br/>{{small|(1825–1909)}}
 
| [[Ontario]]
 
| [[Ontario]]
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| [[McGill University Faculty of Law]]
 
| [[McGill University Faculty of Law]]
 
| [[Quebec Court of Appeal]]
 
| [[Quebec Court of Appeal]]
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 77
 
| [[Rosalie Abella]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1946)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1946|07|01}}, mandatory retirement date: July 1, 2021}}
 
| [[Ontario]]
 
| Aug 30, 2004 –<br/>''present''
 
| <center>—</center>
 
| ''{{ayd|2004|8|30}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
 
| [[Paul Martin|Martin]]
 
| [[University of Toronto Faculty of Law|University of Toronto]]
 
| [[Court of Appeal for Ontario]]
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 78
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 78
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| [[Queen's University Faculty of Law]]<br />[[University of Oxford]]
 
| [[Queen's University Faculty of Law]]<br />[[University of Oxford]]
 
| [[Nova Scotia Court of Appeal]]
 
| [[Nova Scotia Court of Appeal]]
|-bgcolor="#fffacd"
 
| style="text-align:center;" | 81
 
| [[Michael J. Moldaver]]<br/>{{small|(b. 1948)}}{{efn-ua|Age {{Age nts|1947|12|23}}, mandatory retirement date: December 23, 2022}}
 
| [[Ontario]]
 
| Oct 21, 2011 –<br/>''present''
 
| <center>—</center>
 
| ''{{ayd|2011|10|21}}''{{efn-ua|name=ongoing}}
 
| <span style="display:none">{{ayd|1875|9|30|1875|9|30}}</span><center>—</center>
 
| [[Stephen Harper|Harper]]
 
| [[University of Toronto Faculty of Law|University of Toronto]]
 
| [[Court of Appeal for Ontario]]
 
 
|}
 
|}
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Justices_of_the_Supreme_Court_of_Canada]
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Justices_of_the_Supreme_Court_of_Canada]

Revision as of 02:31, 22 November 2018

These tables are adapted from Wikipedia and remain licenced under the same terms and conditions

Current Justices

# Name Service duration Appointed on
advice of
Prior position
83 Richard Wagner Oct 5, 2012 –
present
Dec 18, 2017 –
present (CJ)
Harper (Judge)
J. Trudeau (CJ)
Quebec Court of Appeal
77 Rosalie Abella Aug 30, 2004 –
present
Martin Court of Appeal for Ontario
82 Andromache Karakatsanis Oct 21, 2011 –
present
Harper Court of Appeal for Ontario
84 Clément Gascon Jun 9, 2014 –
present
Harper Quebec Court of Appeal
85 Suzanne Côté Dec 1, 2014 –
present
Harper Lawyer
86 Russell Brown Aug 31, 2015 –
present
Harper Court of Appeal of Alberta
87 Malcolm Rowe Oct 28, 2016 –
present
J. Trudeau Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Court of Appeal)
88 Sheilah Martin 18 December 2017 to present J. Trudeau Court of Appeal of Alberta
Court of Appeal for the Northwest Territories
Court of Appeal of Nunavut
81 Michael J. Moldaver 21 October 2011 to present Harper Court of Appeal for Ontario

Past Justices

# Name Service duration Appointed on
advice of
Prior position
1 William Buell Richards
(1815–1889)
Sep 30, 1875 –
Jan 10, 1879
Mackenzie (directly as chief justice) Chief Justice of the Court of Common Pleas for Canada West
2 William Johnstone Ritchie Sep 30, 1875 – Sep 25, 1892
Jan 11, 1879 – Sep 25, 1892 (Chief)
Mackenzie (Judge);
Macdonald (Chief)
Chief Justice of New Brunswick

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