Administrative Assistant, Queen's Elder Law, Family Law and Business Law Clinics
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.
Director, Queen's Elder Law Clinic
Blair Hicks is Director of the Queen’s Elder Law Clinic. She is a veteran of the Royal Canadian Air Force, and served as a Search and Rescue Air Navigator for more than 20 years before building a law practice. Blair Hicks received her Juris Doctor (JD) from Western University in London, Ontario, and is trained in mediation, negotiation, and collaborative law.
Molly McCarthy is a second-year student at Queen’s law and is looking forward to her time as a student caseworker with the QELC. Prior to Queen’s Law, Molly pursued her interests in law through her undergraduate degree at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology where she received a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Legal Studies.
Rylan is a second-year law student at Queen's, having previously completed a BAH in politics and philosophy as well as a certificate in gender studies. In first year, Rylan volunteered with the Architects of Justice program and as a volunteer editor with the Canadian Labour and Employment Law Journal.