Federal Court of Appeal (Canada)

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Federal Court of Appeal
Established 2007
Country  Canada
Location Ottawa, Ontario
Authorized by Constitution Act, 1867, Federal Courts Act & Courts Administration Service Act
Number of positions 12
Website FCA Homepage
Chief Justice
Currently Marc Noël
Since October 17, 2014

The Federal Court of Appeal (French: Cour d'appel fédérale) is a Canadian appellate court that hears cases concerning federal matters arising from certain federal Acts. The court was created on July 2, 2003, by the Courts Administration Service Act when it and the Federal Court were split from its predecessor, the Federal Court of Canada.

Salaries are determined annually by the Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission. The Chief Justice receives $315,900 while other judges earn $288,100 annually.[1]

Jurisdiction

The Federal Court of Appeal hears appeals from the Federal Court, Tax Court of Canada, and certain federal tribunals, as well as applications for judicial review from certain other federal tribunals.[2]

Appointments

Judges of the Federal Court of Canada, July 3, 2003 – Present
Name Puisne Justice Chief Justice Left office Elevated to Supreme Court Supernumerary
On creation Elevated from Federal Court Elevated from Tax Court Other background
Marc Noël Template:Y& October 17, 2014
Arthur J. Stone Template:Y& November 19, 2004
Barry L. Strayer Template:Y& May 1, 2004
Alice Desjardins Template:Y& August 11, 2009
Julius A. Isaac Template:Y& July 18, 2003
Gilles Létourneau Template:Y& December 31, 2012
Marshall E. Rothstein Template:Y& March 9, 2006
Marc Nadon Template:Y& Template:Y&
John D. Richard July 3, 2003 July 30, 2009
J. Edgar Sexton Template:Y& October 28, 2011
John Maxwell Evans Template:Y& December 31, 2012
J.D. Denis Pelletier Template:Y& Template:Y&
Brian D. Malone Template:Y& September 27, 2007
Karen Sharlow Template:Y& September 30, 2014
C. Michael Ryer October 26, 2006,[3] December 12, 2014[4] December 27, 2009
Johanne Trudel April 26, 2007[5] Template:Y&
Pierre Blais February 20, 2008 September 22, 2009 June 23, 2014
David Stratas December 11, 2009[6]
Eleanor Dawson December 28, 2009
Robert Mainville June 18, 2010 June 30, 2014
Johanne Gauthier October 21, 2011
Wyman Webb October 5, 2012
David Near February 8, 2013
André F.J. Scott January 31, 2014
Richard Boivin April 11, 2014
Donald J. Rennie February 27, 2015
Yves de Montigny June 26, 2015
Mary J.L. Gleason June 26, 2015

See also

References

  1. Judges Act - R.S.C., 1985, c. J-1 (Section 10)
  2. Federal Courts Act - R.S.C., 1985, c. F-7 (Section 27)
  3. Partner at Bennett Jones
  4. Counsel at Deloitte Tax Law LLP before being reappointed
  5. Superior Court of Quebec
  6. Lawyer at Heenan Blaikie LLP

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