'Ellen Anderson's book provides an engaging, thoughtful and hightly readable account of the life of Bertha Wilson, one of Canada's greatest judges.' -- The Honorable Robert J. Sharpe, Court of Appeal for Ontario
Ellen Anderson is an associate with the law firm of Gibson & Adams in Barrie, Ontario. She is the recipient of the Viscount Bennett Fellowship (1999-2000) awarded by the Canadian Bar Association in support of Anderson?s doctoral thesis in law.
'This is an exceptional book about an exceptional judge ... one of the best biographies I have ever read.' -- The Right Honourable Antonio Lamer Ottawa Law Review 'Anderson offers both a book and a challenge worth picking up.' -- Rebecca Johnson The Canadian Bar Review 'An engaging, competent, and illuminating treatment of the life of one of the chief architects of Charter jurisprudence and human rights in Canada.' -- Thomas M. J. Bateman The Law and Politics Book Review