The Advisory: Volume 8, Issue 5, December 2010
W. BERNIE KELLY QC MEMORIAL PRIZE:
Learning about Behind-the-Scenes Litigation Process at SCC
NICK PETERSON anticipates learning about the behind-the-scenes litigation process in his new position with the Supreme Court of British Columbia. A 2010 graduate of the University of Alberta, Nick began a one year term as a Judicial Law Clerk in September.
Upon completion of his clerking term, Nick, the 2010 recipient of the W. Bernie Kelly QC Memorial Prize, will begin articles at Miller Thomson LLP in Vancouver. He looks forward to pursuing interests in the areas of labour and employment, trusts and personal injury/insurance litigation.
W. Bernie Kelly, QC, served as the Law Society of Alberta’s deputy secretary, secretarytreasurer (executive director) from 1969 – 1988. In 1989, an endowment was established in Mr. Kelly’s name to honour his contributions to the Law Society and recognize his interest in encouraging a high level of legal education and practice in Alberta.
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