Justices & Applications Judges

The Court of King’s Bench is constituted by the Court of Queen’s Bench Act, which provides for a Chief Justice and 2 Associate Chief Justices of the Court of King’s Bench and 65 other justices, as well as for supernumerary justices. The Act also provides for the appointment of Applications Judges in Chambers, who are judicial officers with the authority to hear and determine certain applications to the Court, as set out in the Act and a Notice to Profession issued by the Court (Notice to the Profession & Public 2016-10)

Appointments to the Court of King's Bench

Judicial appointments to the Court of King's Bench of Alberta are made by the Canadian Federal Government. Information on the application and appointment process can be found on the website of the Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs Canada.

Justices of the Court of King’s Bench

The Honourable Ken G. Nielsen
Acting Chief Justice

Edmonton

The Honourable D. Blair Nixon
Associate Chief Justice

Calgary

The Honourable Justice Donald Lee* Edmonton
The Honourable Justice W. Patrick Sullivan * Calgary
The Honourable Justice R. Paul Belzil* Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Barbara E.C. Romaine * Calgary
The Honourable Justice Doreen A. Sulyma * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Rosemary E. Nation * Calgary
The Honourable Justice Terry D. Clackson * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Eric F. Macklin * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Karen M. Horner * Calgary
The Honourable Justice Steve D. Hillier * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice John J. Gill * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Robert A. Graesser * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Dallas K. Miller* Lethbridge
The Honourable Justice Earl C. Wilson * Calgary
The Honourable Justice Donald J. Manderscheid * Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Keith D. Yamauchi* Calgary
The Honourable Justice Paul R. Jeffrey Calgary
The Honourable Justice Robert J. Hall* Calgary
The Honourable Justice Glen H. Poelman Calgary
The Honourable Justice Rodney A. Jerke Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Peter B. Michalyshyn Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Craig M. Jones* Calgary
The Honourable Justice Kim D. Nixon Calgary
The Honourable Justice Charlene S. Anderson Calgary
The Honourable Justice Eldon J. Simpson* Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Glenda A. Campbell Calgary
The Honourable Justice Corina Dario Calgary
The Honourable Justice Debbie A. Yungwirth Edmonton
The Honourable Justice John S. Little Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Larry A. Ackerl Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Wayne N. Renke Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Richard A. Neufeld Calgary
The Honourable Justice John T. Henderson Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Douglas R. Mah Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Gillian D. Marriott Red Deer
The Honourable Justice Avril B. Inglis Edmonton
The Honourable Justice James T. Eamon Calgary
The Honourable Justice George R. Fraser Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Bonnie L. Bokenfohr Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Marilyn D. Slawinsky Red Deer
The Honourable Justice Michele H. Hollins Calgary
The Honourable Justice Johnna C. Kubik Lethbridge
The Honourable Justice Janice R. Ashcroft Calgary
The Honourable Justice Steven N. Mandziuk Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Michael J. Lema
Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Grant S. Dunlop
Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Marta E. Burns Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Gaylene D.B. Kendell Edmonton
The Honourable Justice David A. Labrenz Calgary
The Honourable Justice James T. Neilson Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Nancy Dilts Calgary
The Honourable Justice Michael Kraus Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Susan L. Bercov Edmonton
The Honourable Justice D. Vaughan Hartigan Lethbridge
The Honourable Justice Anna Loparco Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Susan E. Richardson Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Nicholas E. Devlin Calgary
The Honourable Justice Kent H. Davidson Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Johanna C. Price Calgary
The Honourable Justice Melanie S. Hayes-Richards  Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Nathan J. Whitling
Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Shaina C. Leonard  Edmonton
The Honourable Justice E. Jane Sidnell
Calgary
The Honourable Justice Barbara B. Johnston Calgary
The Honourable Justice Denise J. Kiss Edmonton 
The Honourable Justice Sherry L. Kachur
Calgary
The Honourable Justice Thomas G. Rothwell   Edmonton 
The Honourable Justice Ola Malik Calgary
The Honourable Justice Lynn Michele Angotti Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Robert W. Armstrong Calgary
The Honourable Justice Cheryl L. Arcand-Kootenay Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Lorena K. Harris Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Colin C.J. Feasby Calgary
The Honourable Justice Eleanor J. Funk Red Deer
The Honourable Justice Michel H. Bourque
Calgary
The Honourable Justice Bob H. Aloneissi Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Nancy M. Carruthers Calgary 
The Honourable Justice Michael A. Marion Calgary
The Honourable Justice Lisa A. Silver Calgary
The Honourable Justice Allison G. Kuntz Calgary
The Honourable Justice Kent J. Teskey Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Christopher D. Millsap Grande Prairie
The Honourable Justice Christopher A. Rickards Red Deer
The Honourable Justice Melanie R. Gaston Calgary
The Honourable Justice Christopher D. Simard Calgary
The Honourable Justice Shelley A. Moore Lethbridge
The Honourable Justice Ayla K. Akgungor
 Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Jonathan D. Martin
 Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Darren J. Reed
 Calgary
The Honourable Justice Chidinma B. Thompson
 Calgary
The Honourable Justice Maureen J. McGuire
 Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Kelsey L. Becker Brookes
 Edmonton
The Honourable Justice Shane G. Parker
 Calgary
The Honourable Justice Oliver Ho
 Calgary
The Honourable Justice Derek Jugnauth
 Calgary

* Denotes supernumerary or “part-time” status.

Applications Judges in Chambers

Calgary

Judge J.T. Prowse *

Judge J.L. Mason

Judge J.R. Farrington

Judge L.A. Mattis *

Edmonton

Judge L. Smart *

Judge S. Schlosser

Judge L.R. Birkett

Judge B. Summers

Red Deer

Judge M. Park 

* Denotes ad hoc or “part-time” status.

Further information on Justices and Applications Judges of the Court of King's Bench of Alberta is available in the Court of Queen’s Bench Act, RSA 2000, c C-31