The Supreme Court of British Columbia is the province's superior trial court. The Supreme Court is a court of general and inherent jurisdiction which means that it can hear any type of case, civil or criminal. It hears most appeals from the Provincial Court in civil and criminal cases and appeals from arbitrations. A party may appeal a decision of the Supreme Court to the Court of Appeal.
January 8, 2015
JUDICIAL RETIREMENT - THE HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE SELWYN R. ROMILLY
The Supreme Court of British Columbia announces that the Honourable Mr. Justice Romilly retired from the Supreme Court at Vancouver on January 7, 2015.
January 6, 2015
WELCOMING CEREMONY - MADAM JUSTICE DEVLIN AND MASTER HARPER - JANUARY 26, 2015
The Welcoming Ceremony for the Honourable Madam Justice Martha M. Devlin and the Honourable Master Sandra Harper will be held on Monday, January 26, 2015 at the Vancouver Law Courts in Courtroom 55 at 4:15 p.m. Members of the public are invited to attend the Welcoming Ceremony
January 5, 2015
The Supreme Court of British Columbia announces two judicial transfers. The Honourable Mr. Justice James W. Williams transferred from New Westminster to Vancouver effective December 31, 2014 and the Honourable Madam Justice Martha M. Devlin transferred from Vancouver to New Westminster effective December 31, 2014.
January 5, 2015
JUDICIAL RETIREMENT - THE HONOURABLE MADAM JUSTICE DEBORAH KLOEGMAN
The Supreme Court of British Columbia announces that the Honourable Madam Justice Kloegman retired from the Supreme Court at Vancouver on December 31, 2014.
October 22, 2014
JUDICIAL LAW CLERK PROGRAM, 2016-2017
Applications are now being accepted to the Judicial Law Clerk Program for 2016-2017. The deadline for applications is Friday, January 23, 2015 at 4:00 pm, with interviews to be scheduled throughout February and March, 2015. For more information about the Judicial Law Clerk Program including the required qualifications and application process, please click here.