AIDWYC and the AIDWYC Foundation are each governed by a unique, volunteer Board of Directors. The AIDWYC Board is advised by AIDWYC’s Senior Counsel and the Foundation Board is advised by a special committee. The case review process is overseen by volunteers on the Canadian Case Assessment Group (CCAG).

AIDWYC Board of Directors

Name Title
Paul Bennett
Secretary
Criminal Lawyer
Dan Brodsky Criminal Lawyer
Ron Dalton
Co-President
Exoneree & Accountant
Jonathan Freedman
Past President
Psychology Professor: University of Toronto
Avner Levin
Treasurer
Chair of the Ryerson University Law & Business Department
Sean MacDonald Civil & Criminal Lawyer: Sean T. MacDonald Law Office
Joanne McLean Criminal Lawyer
Kim Murray Executive Director of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Canada
Jerome Kennedy
Lawyer: Roebothan McKay Marshall
Russell Silverstein
Co-President
Criminal Lawyer: Silverstein and Associate
Kirk Makin
Journalist and Author
Ralph Steinberg
Past President
Criminal Lawyer

Senior Counsel to AIDWYC Board

Name Title
James Lockyer Criminal Lawyer: Lockyer Campbell Posner

AIDWYC Foundation Board of Directors

Name Title
Josee Bouchard Equity Advisor: Law Society of Upper Canada
Jonathan Freedman
President
Psychology Professor: University of Toronto
Avner Levin
Treasurer
Chair: Ryerson University Law & Business Department
Billy Wine
Secretary
Businessperson
Brian Greenspan Criminal lawyer: Greenspan Humphrey Lavine
Seymour Epstein Businessperson
Dennis O’Connor Lawyer, Former Associate Chief Justice of Ontario

 

Canadian Case Assessment Group

Name Title
Russell Silverstein Criminal Lawyer: Silverstein and Associate
Phil Campbell Criminal Lawyer: Lockyer Campbell Posner
Jerome Kennedy
Chair
Lawyer: Roebothan McKay Marshall
Michael Dineen Criminal Lawyer: Dawe & Dineen
Joanne McLean Criminal Lawyer
Kirk Makin Journalist and Author