The Bar Association is pleased to welcome Irwin Cotler MP to address the Bar at a breakfast seminar commencing at 7.30am on Thursday 22 July. The seminar will be held at Banco Court, with the breakfast to follow in the Judges' Dining Room. Mr Cotler was Canada's Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada from 2003 until 2006. He is considered an expert on international law and human rights law, and has served as counsel to former prisoners of conscience Nelson Mandela in South Africa, Jacobo Timmerman in Latin America, Muchtar Pakpahan in Asia, as well as other political prisoners and dissidents. For full details of this event, download a flyer.
19 July 2010