The Honourable Sandra J. Simpson
Educated at the University of Toronto and Queen's University. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1975. Practised civil litigation at Fraser Milner Casgrain in Toronto, 1975 to 1993. Interchange programme with the Department of Justice, served as special counsel to the Commissioner of Competition from 1986 to 1989. Appointed Queen's Counsel in 1992. Appointed Judge of the Federal Court of Canada, Trial Division and ex officio member of the Appeal Division, and a Judicial Member of the Competition Tribunal, June 10, 1993. Appointed Chairperson of the Competition Tribunal June 18, 2003. Appointed Judge of the Court Martial Court of Appeal of Canada, June 16, 1994. 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.