Coroner’s Inquests: Nov. – Jan.

Office of the Chief Coroner

Office of the Chief Coroner

Gain an understanding of the coroners inquest process by attending an inquest. These tribunal-related inquiries are open to the public and take place in venues across the province.

As tribunals created under provincial legislation, these proceedings fall within the paralegal scope of practice. Hundreds of boards, agencies and tribunals offer niche practice areas for paralegals willing to make an effort to represent under-served individual clients, families, employers and institutions.

Inquest Schedule

Dominic Bernard – Nov. 24 – Sault Ste. Marie

    The inquest will begin at 10 a.m., at the Ramsey Room, Civic Centre, 99 Foster Dr., Sault Ste. Marie. Dr. Shelagh McRae will preside as inquest coroner and Dana Peterson will be Counsel to the Coroner.

Frank Berry – Nov. 24 – Toronto

    The inquest will begin at 9:30 a.m., at the Forensic Sciences and Coroners’ Complex, 25 Morton Shulman Ave., Toronto. Dr. John Carlisle will preside as inquest coroner and Michael Blain will be counsel to the coroner.

Christopher Coffey – Dec. 1 – Walkerton

    The inquest will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, at the Walkerton Clean Water Centre, 20 Ontario Rd., Walkerton. Dr. Thomas Wilson will preside as inquest coroner and Vanessa Decker will be counsel to the coroner.

Joseph Drummond – TBA – Ottawa

    Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Ottawa Office, announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Joseph Drummond, 30. He died in October, 2012, during the course of his employment at a surface mine in Elizabethtown-Kitely Township. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

Robert Clause – Inquest Recommendations, Nov. 11

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