Doors: 7:00 PM
Show: 7:30 PM
Former Justice of Supreme Court of Canada
Frank Iacobucci was a Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada from 1991 to 2004. He is an expert in corporate and tax law. But that just scratches the surface of this complex man. He served as Interim President of the University of Toronto. He had formerly served as Dean of the U of T Law School. He served as Deputy Minister of Justice from 1985 to 1988. He has been Chair of the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario. Commissioner of an internal inquiry into the alleged torture of 3 Arab-Canadian in Syria and Egypt. He was chair of the selection committee for commissioners of the Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission. He conducted a review of under-representation of First Nations people on juries, and conducted the independent review of the shooting of Sammy Yatim. Justice Iacobucci has received numerous honorary degrees, awards and recognitions.