As noted last weekend, we are pleased to welcome our 2010-2011 students-at-law, Robert Tanha and Christopher Bird, to Wise Law Office. They'll be joining our firm's intrepid legal assistant, Rachel Spence, as regular contributors to Wise Law Blog.
Christopher Bird graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School after completing undergraduate studies at Carleton University and the Toronto Film School. While at Osgoode, he worked for the Innocence Project and was Managing Editor of The Court, Osgoode's jurisprudence blog. Christopher worked as a freelance writer, videographer and video editor prior to attending law school. His interests include politics, public policy, Charter rights, comic books, and board games.
Robert Tanha graduated from the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law after completing a Master of Arts in Political Science at the University of Windsor and bachelor degrees in Political Science and Education from York University and the University of Windsor. During law school, Robert taught property law at Algonquin College in Ottawa, and contributed to Inter Pares on the political and legal issues of the day. Robert was licensed as an Ontario certified teacher in 2006. In his spare time, Robert enjoys playing billiards and reading Canadian and American political history.
Rachel Spence joined Wise Law Office as a Legal Assistant in 2008, after completing the Court & Tribunal Agent Diploma programme at Durham College in Oshawa. Rachel is an avid writer and Vegan food enthusiast, whose interests include photography and natural health.