Past Presidents

Past

Presidents

Past Presidents from 1947 to Present:

J.H. Drummie *  1947-49
A.B. Gilbert, K.C. *i 1949-51
J. A. Pichette, Q.C. *   1951-53 
G.F. Nicholson, Q.C. *     1953-55
R.D. Mitton, Q.C. *     1955-57
M. Gerald Teed, Q.C. *  1957-59
F. Dodd Tweedie, Q.C. * 1959-61
Charles J.A. Hughes, Q.C. * 1961-63
J. Edward Murphy, Q.C. * 1963-65
J. Paul Barry, Q.C. *ii 1965-66
A. McF. Limerick *  1966-67
Charles E. Léger, Q.C. * 1967-69
Donald M. Gillis, Q.C. * 1969-71
George A. McAllister, Q.C. (Sr.)* 1971-73
John P. Palmer, Q.C. *  1973-75
G. Irving Mitton, Q.C. * 1975-77
Weldon Graser, Q.C.   1977-79
Robert C. Rice, Q.C.       1979-81
J. Turney Jones, Q.C. *iii 1981
G. Fred Nicholson, Q.C.  1981-82
David T. Hashey, Q.C. iv 1982-83
Joseph C.A. Michaud 1983-84
Hugh H. McLellan       1984-85
J. Fernand Landry * 1985-86
D. Leslie Smith     1986-87
James E. Lockyer v    1987
A. David Case, Q.C. 1987-89
Harry H. Williamson  1989-90
David M. Lutz              1990-91
François M. Angers 1991-92
R. Bruce Eddy 1992-93
Raymond F. Glennie   1993-94
David H. McIntyre *       1994-95
Sherron Hughes, Q.C. *vi 1995-96
Peter T. Zed    1996-97
Gilles J. Godbout  1997-98
J. Christopher Nagle   1998-99
Julian A.G. Dickson, Q.C. 1999-00
Charles A. LeBlond, Q.C. 2000-01
Charles H. Johnstone, Q.C. 2001-02
E. Emerson Mills, Q.C.   2002-03
J.C. Marc Richard, Q.C. vii 2003
Bruce A. Noble, Q.C.      2003-05
Jeffrey L. Mockler, Q.C.   2005-06
G. Robert Basque, Q.C.  2006-07
Maria Henheffer Q.C. 2007-08
E. Thomas Christie, Q.C. 2008-09
David R. Ames, Q.C.  2009-10
Marie-Claude Bélanger-Richard, Q.C. viii 2010-11
Mark A. Canty, Q.C.  2011-12
Richard J. Scott, Q.C.  2012-13
John B. Malone, Q.C. 2013-14
Hélène L. Beaulieu, Q.C., FCIP 2014-15
Robert M. Creamer, Q.C. 2015-16
George P.L. Filliter, Q.C. 2016-17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Deceased

Mr. Gilbert, K.C., served as President of the Conference of Governing Bodies of the Legal Profession in Canada (the predecessor to the Federation of Law Societies of Canada) in 1955.

ii On April 26, 1966, Mr. Barry, Q.C., was appointed a Judge of the Supreme Court of New Brunswick, Queen's Bench Division.

iii On July 23, 1981, Mr. Jones, Q.C., was appointed a Judge of the Court of Queen's Bench of New Brunswick, Trial Division. 

iv Mr. Hashey, Q.C., served as President of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada in 1990-1991. 

Elected the MLA for Moncton West in the 1987 General Election, on October 27, 1987, Mr. Lockyer was appointed Attorney General of New Brunswick and Minister of Justice. 

vi Ms. (Hughes) Dickson, Q.C., served as President of the Federation of the Law Societies of Canada in 2002-2003. 

vii On October 28, 2003, Mr. Richard, Q.C., was appointed a Judge of the Court of Appeal of New Brunswick.

viii Mrs. Bélanger-Richard, Q.C., served as President of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada in 2013-2014.