The Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee advises the Attorney General of
Ontario on the appointment of Judges to the Ontario Court of Justice, and invites
applications for a judicial position in Newmarket.
This appointment involves presiding over criminal law matters and also
involves travel within the regional boundaries and elsewhere in the province
of Ontario, as assigned by the Regional Senior Justice and/or the
The minimum requirement to apply to be a Judge in the Ontario Court of Justice is
ten years completed membership as a barrister and solicitor at the Bar of one of
the Provinces or Territories of Canada.
All candidates must apply by submitting an electronic copy of the
current (September 2020) completed Judicial Candidate Information Form.
Acknowledgement and other communication will be sent by email.
Please ensure that a suitable email address is provided on your application.
If you wish to apply and need a current Judicial Candidate Information Form,
or if you would like further information, please contact:
Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee
Tel: (416) 326-4060 Fax: (416) 212-7316
NEW ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS: All applications must be sent by
email, as a PDF attachment, to JAAC.Application@ontario.ca. Please refer to
the submission instructions at: www.ontariocourts.ca/ocj/jaac/application/.
In the email subject line, please indicate the LOCATION of the judicial vacancy.
Applications must be on the current prescribed form and RECEIVED BY
11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. Applications received after
this date WILL NOT be considered.
The Judiciary of the Ontario Court of Justice should reflect the diversity of
the population it serves. Applications from members of equality-seeking
groups are encouraged.