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New Justice Appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice


New Justice Appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice

Ministry of the Attorney General

The Honourable Caroline Mulroney, Attorney General for Ontario, has announced the appointment of a new justice to the Ontario Court of Justice, effective December 26, 2018.

Justice Mark Poland was called to the bar in 2000 and has worked as a Crown Attorney since 2003, prosecuting cases in the Superior and Ontario Courts of Justice. Prior to that, he worked in private practice with a focus on civil litigation and criminal defence.

Justice Poland was a Lieutenant-Colonel with the Canadian Armed Forces, where he served in both active service and as a Reserve Military Lawyer. He has been awarded the UN Medal for Service in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Canadian Peacekeeping Medal, Canadian Forces Decoration, and Queen's Golden and Diamond Jubilee medals.

Chief Justice Lise Maisonneuve has assigned Justice Poland to London.

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