Patrick Case

University of Guelph, Advisory Board

Patrick Case

Patrick Case, LL.B., LL.M (Osgoode) is director of the Human Rights and Equity Office of the University of Guelph. He has been a trade unionist, school trustee, and a practitioner whose chief focus was serving women who were victims of male violence. Case has served as a staff lawyer in the Family Law Division at Parkdale Community Legal Services. He is the past chair of the Canadian Race Relations Foundation, which was created as a part of the federal government’s redress agreement with Japanese Canadians, and has been a member of the Equality Rights Panel of the Court Challenges Program of Canada. He is a commissioner with the Ontario Human Rights Commission, an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, and teaches human rights and Charter-related courses at the University of Guelph.