New Provincial Court Judge Appointed

Justice Minister Andrew Parsons has announced the appointment of a new Provincial Court Judge.

Rolf Pritchard, QC has been appointed to the Provincial Court in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

Mr. Pritchard graduated from the University of Alberta Law School in 1995 and was called to the Bar in 1996 when he went to work in private practice.

He began working with the Provincial Government in 2001, holding several positions prior to his current position as Assistant Deputy Minister for Legal Services with the Department of Justice and Public Safety.

From 2007 to 2008 he represented the province at the Cameron Inquiry and was legal counsel to the Task Force on Adverse Health Events.

Mr. Pritchard’s appointment is effective immediately.