Justices & Masters

The Court of Queen’s Bench is constituted by the Court of Queen’s Bench Act, which provides for a Chief Justice and 2 Associate Chief Justices of the Court of Queen’s Bench and 65 other justices, as well as for supernumerary justices. The Act also provides for the appointment of Masters in Chambers, who are judicial officers with the authority to hear and determine certain applications to the Court, as set out in the Act and a Notice to Profession issued by the Court (Notice to the Profession & Public 2016-10)

Appointments to the Court of Queen's Bench

Judicial appointments to the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta are made by the Canadian Federal Government. Information on the application and appointment process can be found on the website of the Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs Canada.

Justices of the Court of Queen’s Bench

The Honourable Mary T. Moreau
Chief Justice
Edmonton

The Honourable John D. Rooke
Associate Chief Justice
Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice S.M. Bensler *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Donald Lee*

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice C. Adele Kent *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Jim H. Langston *

Lethbridge

The Honourable Madam Justice Carolyn S. Phillips *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice W. P. Sullivan *

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Colleen L. Kenny *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice R. Paul Belzil

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice C. Scott Brooker *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Sterling M. Sanderman *

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Barbara E.C. Romaine *

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Doreen A. Sulyma *

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Rosemary E. Nation *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Brian R. Burrows *

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Gerry A. Verville *

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Terry D. Clackson *

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Bryan E. Mahoney *

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Elizabeth A. Hughes

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Eric F. Macklin

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Vital O. Ouellette

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Karen M. Horner

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Steve D. Hillier

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Juliana E. Topolniski

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice A.W. Germain

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice June M. Ross

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice John J. Gill

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Dennis R.G. Thomas *

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Alan D. Macleod *

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Robert A. Graesser

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Donna L. Shelley

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice D.K. Miller

Lethbridge

The Honourable Madam Justice Kristine M. Eidsvik

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Ken G. Nielsen

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice E.C. Wilson

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Donald J. Manderscheid

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Keith D. Yamauchi

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Paul R. Jeffrey

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Monica R. Bast

Red Deer

The Honourable Madam Justice Sandra L. Hunt McDonald

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice B.A. Browne *

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice John T. McCarthy

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice William A. Tilleman

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice J.H. Goss

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Robert J. Hall

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Glen H. Poelman

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Rodney A. Jerke

Lethbridge

The Honourable Mr. Justice Peter B. Michalyshyn

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice M. David Gates

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Craig M. Jones

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Bruce A. Millar

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Kim D. Nixon

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice C.S. Anderson

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Eldon J. Simpson

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice G.A. Campbell

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Dawn Pentelechuk

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice C. Dario

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Debbie A. Yungwirth

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice John S. Little

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Larry A. Ackerl

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice D.B. Nixon

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Wayne N. Renke

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Richard A. Neufeld

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice John W. Hopkins

Red Deer

The Honourable Mr. Justice John T. Henderson

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Douglas R. Mah

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice G.D. Marriott

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Avril B. Inglis

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice Kevin P. Feehan

Edmonton

The Honourable Mr. Justice J.T. Eamon

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Jolaine A. Antonio

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice George R. Fraser

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Bonnie L. Bokenfohr

Edmonton

The Honourable Madam Justice Marilyn D. Slawinsky

Red Deer

The Honourable Madam Justice Michele H. Hollins

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice William T. deWit

Calgary

The Honourable Madam Justice Johnna C. Kubik

Lethbridge

The Honourable Madam Justice Janice R. Ashcroft

Calgary

The Honourable Mr. Justice Steven N. Mandziuk

Edmonton
The Honourable Mr. Justice Michael Lema
Edmonton
The Honourable Mr. Justice Grant S. Dunlop
Edmonton
The Honourable Madam Justice Marta E. Burns Edmonton
The Honourable Madam Justice L. Bernette Ho Calgary
The Honourable Madam Justice Gaylene D.B. Kendell Edmonton
The Honourable Mr. Justice David Labrenz Calgary
The Honourable Mr. Justice James. T. Neilson Edmonton
The Honourable Madam Justice Nancy Dilts Calgary
The Honourable Madam Justice Anne Kirker Calgary
The Honourable Madam Justice Jane A. Fagnan Edmonton
The Honourable Madam Justice April D. Grosse Calgary
The Honourable Mr. Justice Michael Kraus Edmonton

* Denotes supernumerary or “part-time” status.

Masters in Chambers

Calgary

Master K.R. Laycock

Master J. B. Hanebury, Q.C.

Master J.T. Prowse, Q.C.

Master J.L. Mason

Master A.R. Robertson, Q.C.

Master J.R. Farrington

Edmonton

Master R.P. Wacowich, Q.C.

Master L. Smart, Q.C.

Master S. Schlosser, Q.C.

Master S. Schulz, Q.C.

Master L.R. Birkett, Q.C.

Further information on Justices and Masters of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta is available in the Court of Queen’s Bench Act, RSA 2000, c C-31