Prior to completing her J.D. (2011, Silver Medalist) at the University of Ottawa, French Common Law Program, Justine earned her B.Comm. with Distinction at the Campus Saint-Jean at the University of Alberta (2008). Justine serves clients in French and English.
Justine enjoys complex, multifaceted litigation and practices primarily in the areas of indigenous law, commercial litigation and construction law. Justine has represented clients at the Provincial Court of Alberta, Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Federal Court of Canada and the Supreme Court of Canada. Justine has also assisted clients at various administrative boards and tribunals including the Alberta Energy Regulator and National Energy Board.
Justine is a past director of the Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Alberta and a past member of the executive of the CBA’s Constitutional and Human Rights section. Justine currently sits on the Campus Saint-Jean’s Community Advisory Committee and the Fédération des parents francophones de l’Alberta.
In her spare time, Justine enjoys camping (even with her rambunctious dog and toddler), curling and playing ultimate frisbee and badminton.
Mark C. Power and Justine Mageau, “Réflexions sur le rôle du Commissaire aux langues officielles devant les tribunaux ” (2011) 41 RGD 179.