"To Be Frank": Celebrating the Hon. Frank Iacobucci


This one-day colloquium will celebrate Justice Frank Iacobucci's contributions to Canadian law and society on the occasion of his 80th birthday.

Frédéric Bachand appointed to Superior Court of Quebec

Published: 4May2017

The Faculty of Law is proud to announce that Frédéric Bachand, Ad. E., has been appointed a judge of the Superior Court of Quebec, district of Montreal. He replaces Madam Justice S. DeVito, who...

Evan Fox-Decent promoted to Full Professor

Published: 4May2017

The Faculty is pleased to announce that Professor Evan Fox-Decent has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor, effective May 1, 2017....

Convocation - Faculty of Law


Join us as we celebrate our 2017 graduates from the Faculty of Law....

Stephen Toope to receive honorary doctorate from McGill University

Published: 25Apr2017

On Thursday, June 1, during the Faculty of Law’s Spring 2017 Convocation Ceremony, Professor Stephen J. Toope, O.C., BCL’83, LLB’83, will be awarded a Doctor of Laws degree, honoris causa, and will...

Governing Our Commons: What Matters to Us Today


Organized by the graduate students of McGill University’s Faculty of Law, this conference offers an academic forum for graduate students, other scholars, members of the legal profession, government...

Cristina Toteda appointed Faculty Lecturer in Legal Ethics

Published: 20Apr2017

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce the appointment of Cristina Toteda as Faculty Lecturer in Legal Ethics, starting May 1, 2017. Me Toteda will work closely with Faculty members and engaged...

Charlotte Gray: A Personal Portrait of Canada at 150


The Friends of the McGill Library present the 2017 Hugh MacLennan Lecture in partnership with the Blue Metropolis Literary Festival.

Daniel Weinstock receives Charles Taylor Prize

Published: 19Apr2017

Professor Daniel Weinstock was awarded the Charles Taylor Prize for Excellence in Policy Research at the Broadbent Institute’s Progress Summit 2017, which took place in Ottawa April 5-7.

The Future of Women’s Rights as Human Rights in the Muslim Contexts


Organized by Women Living Under Muslim Laws (WLUML) in collaboration with the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism (CHRLP), this conference will provi