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The influencers: three Queen's Law alumni among Canadian Lawyer's top 25

(August 8, 2018)

After over 10,000 votes and a pool of 177 nominees, Queen’s Law alumni feature prominently in Canadian Lawyer’s list of Canada’s top 25 legal influencers. As the magazine says, a Top 25 designation is “a level of respect, the ability to influence public opinion and to help shape the laws of this country and others; contribution to the strength and quality of legal services; involvement and impact within the justice community; and social and political influence and involvement.”

Law’18 Cree grad recognized for advancing reconciliation at Queen’s

(August 1, 2018)

Jason Mercredi, a Mushkegowuk Cree from Winnipeg, went to law school because he wanted to be in a position where he could "make ‘yeses’ happen for Indigenous people." During his three years at Queen’s, the Law'18 grad made "enormous and transformative contributions” to the university and law school, earning him the Dean’s Key award for best embodying the school’s community values, collegiality, professionalism and service.