Hon. Justice Richard Mosley

Hon. Justice Richard Mosley was appointed to the Federal Court of Canada in November 2003, having previously served as Assistant Deputy Minister of Criminal Law Policy in the Department of Justice in Ottawa.  Justice Mosley was formerly an Assistant Crown Attorney for the Province of Ontario, and lecturer in the Department of Law at Carleton University.  He is a past president of the Uniform Law Conference of Canada, Chaired the Coordinating Committee of Senior Federal, Provincial and Territorial Officials Responsible for Criminal Justice, and served as a Director of the Nathanson Centre for the Study of Organized Crime and Corruption.   He is a former Chair of the International Centre for Criminal Law Reform and Criminal Justice Policy.  He was awarded his LL.B. from University of Ottawa in 1974.  He was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1976 and to the Bar of N.W.T. in 1982, and he was appointed Queen's Counsel, 1989.