Application deadline extended: SCJ seeking candidates for New DRO Panels in Kingston, Kitchener, and Welland Unified Family Courts

  • March 24, 2021

The SCJ is seeking is seeking candidates to join new Dispute Resolution Officer (DRO) panels for the Kingston, Kitchener and Welland Unified Family Courts. French-speaking or bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply to the Kingston and Welland panels. The selection criteria include the following:

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in the practice of family law
  • Family law expertise, including negotiation, litigation, and ADR processes
  • Advanced knowledge of family court procedures, legislation, and case law
  • Exceptional problem solving and dispute resolution skills
  •  Knowledge of the local family court and its family justice participants

The new deadline to apply is April 9, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. For more information, please see the SCJ announcement here.