Description of File or Item:

Interview with Harvey Brownstone
Dates of Creation
November 9-29, 2006
Physical Description
1 file of textual records. - 3 audio cassettes (ca. 180 minutes)
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Hon. Justice Harvey Brownstone (b. 1956), a lawyer who was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1983. He joined the Ministry of the Attorney General, Support and Custody Enforcement Branch in 1989. In 1991, he was appointed Legal Director of the Family Support Plan. He was appointed Director of the entire program in 1992 and was appointed a judge of the Ontario Court of Justice in 1995. This interview concerns his personal and professional history and was conducted as part of the Attorney General Project. More specifically, interview topics include: early experience; Legal Aid; Ministry of the Attorney General; application to be a judge, among others. File includes three audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (102 p.).


Interview conducted as part of the Osgoode Society / Provincial Judges Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-130
File or Item Forms a Part of

This file or item forms a part of the following group of records:

C 81-4 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Special Projects interview files

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File or Item Restriction
Closed until November 29, 2027.
Location and ordering information
Textual records are located in: C 81-4 , barcode B826132. sound recordings are located in: C 81-4 , barcode B826124.

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