Originally from St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Christian is a graduate of the University of New Brunswick (LLB, 2009) and Memorial University (B.Comm, 2005). He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada as well as the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. During his studies, Christian was awarded the Honourable H.G. Puddester Prize Scholarship for his demonstrated academic ability in public law and leadership ability as well as the Provincial Court Judges’ Association Award for academic performance in the Newfoundland and Labrador bar admissions course. He is a former instructor of Business Law at Memorial University and currently practices law with McInnes Cooper.
Derek Cannon has been working with the Queen’s University Faculty of Law since October 2014. He is the administrative support for the Queen’s Business Law, Elder Law, and Family Law clinics. He attended St. Lawrence College from September 2009 to May 2012 and received an Advanced Diploma in Business Administration – Human Resources. Derek’s decision to pursue a career in the administration field came after a tour in Afghanistan.
Morgan Jarvis is an associate in Gowlings’ Ottawa office working in the business law group. His practice is focused on the technology and transportation industries. Morgan has an academic background in the biomedical sciences. After law school, he worked as vice-president of marketing and innovation strategy for a Canadian technology company.
Robert E. Milnes has retired as a partner and more recently as Counsel in the Toronto office of Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, after practicing for 45 years as a corporate lawyer with a general corporate-commercial practice involving a wide range of legal problems for public and private corporations, including mergers and acquisitions and foreign trade issues. He is a former Chair of both the Ontario and National Business Law Sections of the Canadian Bar Association.