Ron has also been actively involved in the representation of the Windsor-Essex Children’s Aid Society from 1991 to the present. In addition to child protection cases, he has represented the Society at expunction hearings including hearings before the Tribunal and appeals to both the Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal. He has provided representation and consultation with respect to civil and human rights proceedings commenced against the Society.
In addition to the litigation practice, Ron has historically provided training programs for Society workers to assist them in understanding, preparing for, and being involved in the Court process.
Ron has been a primary instructor for Continuing Legal Education Programs focused on child welfare. Additionally, he was a lecturer on child welfare law at the Bar Admission Course in Windsor for a number of years.
Ron has also provided case specific representation to both Chatham-Kent Children’s Services and the Sarnia-Lambton Children’s Aid Society.