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Jean Gabriel Castel

Jean Gabriel Castel, French lawyer, educator, international arbitrator. Created queen's counsel. Decorated officer Order of Canada, officier Ordre National du Merite, chevalier Légion d'Honneur, Order of Ontario; recipient medal Law Society Upper Canada, John Read medal International Law.

Background

  • Castel, Jean Gabriel was born in 1928 in Nice, France.

  • Education

    • License, University Paris, 1948. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1953. Doctor of Juridical Science, Harvard University, 1957.

      Doctor of Laws (honorary), Aix-Marseille, France, 1988.

    Career

    • From assistant professor to associate professor law McGill University, 1954-1957. Now professor emeritus law Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto.

    Membership

    Member special group for settlement of disputes under Canada-United States Free Trade Agreement, 1989-1993. Served with French Resistance, 1943-1945. Fellow Academy Arts and Sciences, Royal Society of Canada.

    Member Canada Bar Association (honorary), International Academy Comparative Law (associate).
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    Born 1928