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CABL Board of Directors

Shawn Richard

Shawn Richard

President

Shawn is an associate with Lenkinski Family Law and Mediation where he practices family law and civil litigation.

Rosemarie Mercury

Rosemarie Mercury

Vice-President

Rosemarie is In-House Counsel with Intact, where she practises insurance defence litigation, including accident benefit claims, motor vehicle accident tort claims and subrogation matters.

Esi Codjoe

Esi Codjoe

Secretary

Esi Codjoe is an Adjudicator with the Landlord and Tenant Board

Charlene Theodore

Charlene Theodore

Treasurer

A graduate of the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, Charlene Theodore is a lawyer with a background in public policy and government relations.

Maureen Bennett Henry

Maureen Bennett Henry

Director of Membership

Maureen with first hand insight‎ of family issues and dynamics. A 2013 call to the Ontario Bar, Maureen articled with and is an Associate at Hrycyna Pothemont with offices in Toronto, Mississauga and Milton

Gordon Cudjoe

Gordon Cudjoe

Community Liaison

Gordon is a criminal defence lawyer practicing in the Greater Toronto Area.

Laura Wilson

Laura Wilson

Young Lawyers Division Chair

Laura is an articling student at Carranza LLP, where she is learning the practice of civil litigation with a focus on personal injury

Verlyn Francis

Verlyn Francis

Director of Professional Development

Verlyn Francis received her LL.B.  and LL.M. (ADR) from Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto.  She is a Certified Mediator and Certified Adjudicator. 

Raphael Tachie

Raphael Tachie

BC Chapter President

Raphael is the Assistant Vice President, Tax Retirement and Estate Planning at Manulife Financial.

Alicia Arana-Stirling

Alicia Arana-Stirling

NS Chapter President

Alicia Arana-Stirling received her BA in English, Sociology and Social Anthropology from Dalhousie University and her LLB from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University.

Stéphanie Déborah Jules

Stéphanie Déborah Jules

BLSAC President

Stephanie is a second year student in the combined Common Law and Civil Law program at McGill University’s Faculty of law. She holds a BA in the Honours Criminology program from the University of Ottawa where she distinguished herself by graduating Magna Cu...

Donna Walwyn

Donna Walwyn

Immediate Past President

Ms. Walwyn is Head of the Pensions and Employee Benefits Practice in the Toronto office of Baker & McKenzie LLP.