The Honourable Glennys L McVeigh
Born and educated in Kenaston, Saskatchewan. Obtained Certified Dental Assistant designation before attending University of Saskatchewan Law School in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, where she received her J.D. in 1992. She was accepted to the Saskatchewan Bar in 1993 and the Nunavut Bar in 2010. Articled and had a general practice with the Saskatoon firm Jamieson Bains until 1998, when she accepted a position with the Civil Section of the Federal Department of Justice. With the Federal Department of justice, she was seconded for periods of time to the Department of Citizenship and Immigration in Ottawa and to the Canadian Consulate in Detroit, Michigan. She prosecuted with the Public Prosecution Service of Canada, including the fly‑in squad for Nunavut from 2009, and acted as Senior Prosecutor, Agent Supervisor for the Province of Saskatchewan until being appointed to the Federal Court and ex officio member of the Federal Court of Appeal on April 25, 2013.