Government of Canada announces Federal Court prothonotary appointment
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, announced today that Mandy Aylen, a partner with the law firm of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, is appointed a prothonotary of the Federal Court. This appointment is effective as of June 16.
- Prothonotaries are judicial officers of the Federal Court. They have jurisdiction over a number of procedural and substantive matters, as provided in the Federal Courts Rules.
- Their duties generally include case management, interlocutory motion hearings, and mediations. They can also conduct trials for claims of $50,000 or less.
- Currently, prothonotaries reside in major centres across the country - in Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal - where they preside over each of the Court's weekly motions courts. They also travel across the country as required.
Biography of Mandy Aylen
- Bachelor of Laws, Queen's University (2000)
- Bachelor of Arts, Queen's University (1997)
- 2007 - Present
- Partner with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
- 2002 - 2005
- Associate with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
- Admitted to the Law Society of Upper Canada
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