Legal Appointments Board

On September 26, 2019, the Lieutenant-Governor appointed Matthew Gough to the Legal Appointments Board.

The duties of the Legal Appointments Board are to consult with the Minister of Justice and Public Safety regarding Queen’s Counsel appointments; to recommend, at the request of the Minister of Justice and Public Safety, the names of suitable persons for consideration for Queen’s Counsel appointment; and to make recommendations respecting other appointments to legal offices in this province that may be referred to the Board by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council.