Ontario Bar Association and Canadian Bar Association 1988-92 Member at Large - Municipal Law Section 1992-93 Elected Council Member Member at Large - Communications Committee Member at Large - Municipal Law Section National (CBA) Council Member 1993-94 Elected Council Member Member at Large - Municipal Law Section Member at Large - Submission Review Committee National (CBA) Council Member 1994-95 Elected Council Member Member at Large - Submission Review Committee National (CBA) Council Member Second Vice Chair & Programme Coordinator - Municipal Law Section 1995-96 Elected Council Member Member at Large - Submission Review Committee National (CBA) Council Member First Vice Chair - Municipal Law Section 1996-97 Elected Council Member Chair - Municipal Law Section 1997-98 Elected Council Member Chair - Government Relations Committee Member at Large - Communications Committee Member of the OBA Executive Committee Member at Large - Institute Programme Committee Past Chair - Municipal Law Section 1998-99 Chair - Government Relations Committee Elected Council Member Member of the OBA Executive Committee Member at Large - Communications Committee Member at Large - Institute Programme Committee 2000-01 Member at Large - Nominating Committee Member at Large - By-laws Committee Chair - Professional Development Table Officer - OBA Executive Committee 2001-02 Member at Large - Advocacy & Govern. Relations Committee Vice-President of OBA Table Officer - OBA Executive Committee Chair - By-Laws Member at Large - Nominating Committee 2002-03 President of OBA Table Officer - OBA Executive Committee Member at Large - Advocacy & Govern. Relations Committee Member at Large - Nominating Committee Member at Large - Strategic Planning Committee Member at Large - Paralegals Task Force 2003-04 Member at Large - Strategic Planning Committee Member at Large - Paralegals Task Force Member at Large - Nominating Committee Member at Large - Law Day Committee Chair of Legislation and Law Reform Committee -Canadian Bar Association, National 2004-05 Chair - Nominating Committee Vice Chair - Paralegals Task Force Member at Large - Law Day Committee 2005-06 Vice Chair - Paralegals Task Force Member at Large - Advocacy & Govern. Relations Committee Member at Large - CLE Curriculum Committee Member at Large - Institute Committee 2006-07 Member at Large - Institute Committee Vice Chair - Paralegals Task Force Vice Chair - Law Day Committee 2007-08 Member at Large - Institute Committee Chair - Law Day Committee Vice Chair Paralegal Task Force 2008-09 Member at Large - Institute Committee Chair - Law Day Committee Vice Chair Paralegal Task Force 2009-2010 Co-Chair - Law Day Committee Member CLE Main 2009 to date Chair Pro Bono Committee and member Legal Aid Liaison Committee -CBA National (CBA) council member Other executive work  2007-2009 President Women's Law Association of Ontario June 1994 to present  Director Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History Member Chief Justice of Ontario's Advisory Committee on Professionalism Memberships  Canadian Bar Association - Ontario Bar Association Halton County Law Association Northumberland County Law Association The Advocates Society Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History International Municipal Lawyers Association Women's Law Association of Ontario Return to the Bio page
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M. Virginia MacLean, Q.C., L.S.M. Barrister & Solicitor
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