The Honourable Pamela S. Williams
Chief Williams has been Associate Chief Judge of the Provincial Court since April of 2011.
Most recently, she has been presiding in Dartmouth in the Mental Health Court in addition to her regular Provincial and Family Court duties and her duties as Associate Chief.
She was first appointed as a Judge of the two Courts in September of 2003 after working for 18 years as a staff lawyer and then a managing lawyer with Nova Scotia Legal Aid.
She earned her bachelor's degree at Saint Mary's University, and then her law degree from Dalhousie University Law School in 1984. She was called to the Nova Scotia Bar in 1985.
Chief Judge Williams' swearing-in ceremony was webcast live on this website.
An archived video of the ceremony can be viewed HERE >>