Frederica Wilson

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Frederica Wilson
Part-time Professor


Work E-mail: FWilson@flsc.ca

Frederica Wilson

Biography

Frederica Wilson is the Executive Director, Policy and Public Affairs and Deputy CEO of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada, the national coordinating body of the 14 provincial and territorial law societies which together regulate 120,000 Canadian lawyers, 3,800 Quebec notaries and almost 9,000 licensed Ontario paralegals in the public interest..

 

Frederica’s responsibilities include managing the Federation’s work on public policy issues of importance to the regulators of the legal profession, including those related to legal ethics, lawyer mobility, solicitor-client privilege, and anti-money laundering.

 

Prior to joining the Federation, Frederica was a Senior Research Officer with the Law Commission of Canada with responsibility for major law reform projects on Indigenous Legal Traditions and Vulnerable Workers. She began her legal career in private practice, first as a criminal defence lawyer then as partner in a firm specializing in labour, human rights and employment law.

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