CFUW NORTHUMBERLAND. Canadian Federation of University Women

Next Meeting - March 5, 2018

CFUW-Northumberland February Meeting

Monday, March 5, 2018, 7:30 PM 

at HTM Insurance Co., 1185 Elgin St. W. in Cobourg

Felicity Hawthorn will speak about her career and how to deal with those to whom we assign Powers of Attorney. 

As a criminal defense lawyer (Toronto and Kingston) and an Assistant Crown Attorney (Lindsay), Felicity has defended and prosecuted murders, robberies, assaults of all types, including sexual assaults, thefts, frauds, and drug cases. She has practiced in the area of prison law, conducting parole hearings, disciplinary hearings and other administrative aspects to the penitentiary system. Felicity has also worked in the mental health sphere, appearing before the Ontario Review Board and the Consent and Capacity Review Board. 

Felicity retired in 2016 and now works a few days each month as Duty Counsel in the Criminal Courts. She is also a keen amateur musician.




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The Northumberland Branch of the Canadian Federation of University Women supports annual scholarships for young women high school graduates in Northumberland heading to college or university.