Justices of the Court of Appeal

L-R: the Honourable Michele M. Murphy, the Honourable David H. Jenkins and the Honourable John K. Mitchell.

Left - Right: Honourable Michele M. Murphy, The Honourable David H. Jenkins, Honourable John K. Mitchell
 

The Honourable David H. Jenkins

Chief Justice of Prince Edward Island and
Chief Justice of the Prince Edward Island Court of Appeal

  • Prince of Wales College
  • B. Comm. Dalhousie 1970
  • LLB Dalhousie 1973
  • Lawyer -Scales Ghiz Jenkins & McQuaid/Stewart McKelvey 1973 - 1993
  • President, Law Society 1981 - 1982
  • President, Federation of Law Societies of Canada, 1985-1986
  • Queen's Counsel 1986
  • CBIA 1987- 1993 (Secretary, at end)
  • Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island - Trial Division 1993- 2008
  • Judges Counselling Program - President 2001-2004
  • Canadian Superior Courts Judges Assn. - President 2007-- 2008
  • Chief Justice of Prince Edward Island and Chief Justice of Prince Edward Island Court of Appeal 2008-
  • Canadian Judicial Council 2008-
  • Confederation Centre of the Arts 2000-2006 - served as Board member and Secretary-Treasurer
  • Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal 2013
  • Order of P.E.I. Advisory Council 2008-

The Honourable Michele M. Murphy 

Justice of the Prince Edward Island Court of Appeal

  • Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours), University of New Brunswick, 1983.
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of New Brunswick, 1986.
  • Practiced law 1987-2007
  • Member of Law Society Council and Discipline Committee, 1997- 2001
  • President of P.E.I. Law Society, 2000
  • Queen's Counsel, 2003
  • Vice-President, International Association of Women Judges, Canadian Chapter, 2013.
  • Director, Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice, 2011-

The Honourable John K. Mitchell

Justice of the Prince Edward Island Court of Appeal

  • B.A. U.P.E.I. 1975
  • B.Ed. U.P.E.I. 1977
  • LLB University of Saskatchewan 1981
  • Faculty Member Federation of Law Societies National Criminal Law Program 1989-2009
  • Chair, P.E.I. Law Foundation 1993-2001
  • P.E.I. Bar Course Instructor 1995-2007
  • Appointed to Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island 2008
  • Appointed Prince Edward Island Court of Appeal 2013