The Honourable Dolores Hansen
Born October 16, 1946 in Edmonton, Alberta. Education at University of Alberta. Called to the Alberta Bar, 1970. Associate, then Partner: Brosseau, Maccagno, Nemersky later Brosseau, Odishaw Hansen & Turfus, 1970-82. Appointed Judge of the Provincial Court of Alberta, September 6, 1982. Deputy Judge of the Territorial Court 1992-94, 1995-97, 1998-1999. Associate Director, National Judicial Institute, 1992-93. Executive Director, National Judicial Institute 1993-99. Appointed Judge of the Federal Court of Canada, Trial Division and ex officio member of the Court of Appeal, December 8, 1999. Appointed Judge of the Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada, March 23, 2000. Since July 2, 2003, the date of the coming into force of the Courts Administration Service Act, she is now Judge of the Federal Court. Address: Federal Court, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0H9.