The CBABC will award the Georges A. Goyer, QC Memorial Award for Distinguished Service to Professor Glenn Gallins of UVic Law at the Bench & Bar Dinner on November 7, 2013.
The award was created to recognize exceptional contributions and/or achievements by any resident of British Columbia:
- to the legal profession in BC;
- to jurisprudence in BC or in Canada;
- to the law or the development of the law in BC; or
- a significant law related benefit to the residents of BC.
Professor Gallins is the Director of the Law Centre Clinical Law Program at UVic Law. Over many years, the Law Centre has provided an excellent experience for students and an enormous contribution to people who otherwise not be able to afford legal services. Professor Gallins has been at the core of that contribution.