The provincial government has named three new Benchers for the Law Society of British Columbia:
- Satwinder Bains is the Director at the UFV’s Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies, an Instructor in their India Canada Studies Program;
- Ben Meisner is a long time journalist, writer and radio host in Prince George;
- and Claude Richmond is the well known former MLA for the Kamloops, and former Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.
The Law Society release also thanks outgoing Benchers: Patrick Kelly, Dr. Maelor Vallance and Barbara Levesque.