The Law Commission of Ontario is pleased to announce the appointment of Raj Anand as Chair of the Board of Governors, effective April 16, 2020. Raj replaces Andrew Pinto, Chair of the Board from September 2018 to February 2020 – upon his appointment to the judiciary. “It will be a privilege to serve as Chair in addressing the important issues before the Commission with such a talented and committed group of staff and Board members.”, says Raj.
The LCO would like to sincerely thank and bid farewell to Andrew. From his initial appointment as an at-large member in 2012 to his subsequent appointment as Chair, Andrew was a dedicated member of the Board and advocate for the LCO. His hard work over the years has significantly contributed to the LCO’s success. “I want to personally thank both Andrew and Raj for their leadership and commitment to the LCO.”, says Nye Thomas, LCO Executive Director.