The Honourable Kathleen T. Lyons
Educated at the University of Wales (United Kingdom)(LL.B. 1986). Called to the bar of Alberta (1988). Following her call to the bar, joined the Department of Justice Canada in Edmonton, was Deputy Group Head of Tax Law Services for Alberta (1988 -1999), Director of the Tax Law Services for Alberta (2000-2007) and General Counsel with the Tax Law Services for Alberta (2007-2013). Her main areas of practice were tax and civil litigation. Prior to her appointment, was a member of numerous Justice Committees, including the National E-discovery Tax Law Services Working Group, the National Litigation Practice Group, the Prairie Region Law and Litigation Committee and the National Legal Information Advisory Committee. Appointed Judge of the Tax Court of Canada on June 6, 2013.