Appendix: Legal Aid Review's Consultations And Submissions Received


  1. Aboriginal Legal Services of Toronto (ALST)
  2. African Canadian Legal Clinic (ACLC)
  3. Ontario Association of Children's Aid Societies (OACAS)
  4. Alliance for Sustainable Legal Aid (ASLA)
  5. Association of Community Legal Clinics (ACLCO)
  6. Association of Legal Aid Lawyers (ALAL)
  7. Centre Francophone de Toronto (CFT)
  8. Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
  9. County & District Law Presidents' Association (CDLPA)
  10. Criminal Lawyers Association (CLA)
  11. Association of Staff Duty Counsel Lawyers (ASDC)
  12. MAG Crown Attorneys
  13. Defence Counsel Association of Ottawa
  14. Family Lawyers Association (FLA)
  15. HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic - submission on behalf of the provincially mandated specialty legal clinics
  16. Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) - Access to Justice Committee
  17. Metro Toronto Chinese & Southeast Asian Legal Clinic Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants/Parkdale Community Legal Services Inc.South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (Joint Submission)
  18. Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC)
  19. Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services (NAN)
  20. Ontario Bar Association (OBA)
  21. Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres
  22. Parkdale Community Legal Services/Workers Action Centre/Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services
  23. Pro Bono Law Ontario (PBLO)
  24. Refugee Lawyers Association of Ontario
  25. Student Legal Aid Services Societies (SLASS)
  26. Law Foundation of Ontario (LFO)
  27. Legal Aid Ontario (senior management and area directors)
  28. Legal Aid New Brunswick
  29. Saskatchewan Legal Aid Commission
  30. Legal Aid Manitoba
  31. Quebec Commission des services juridique
  32. British Columbia Legal Services Society
  33. Legal Aid Society of Alberta


  1. John McCamus, LAO Board Chair
  2. Janet Leiper, former LAO Board Chair
  3. Angela Longo, former LAO CEO
  4. The Honourable Sidney B. Linden, former LAO Board Chair
  5. Clare Burns, The Children's Lawyer for Ontario
  6. Helena Birt, former provincial coordinator of LAO staff family duty counsel
  7. Michael Code, Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
  8. Pascoe Pleasence and Nigel Balmer, United Kingdom Legal Services Research Centre
  9. The Honourable Coulter Osborne, Q.C.
  10. Edward Iacobucci, Professor of Law, University of Toronto
  11. Brian Langille, Professor of Law, University of Toronto
  12. The Honourable Justice Stephen Goudge