First Filipino Canadian Superior Court Judge Named

The Honourable Steve A. Coroza, a judge of the Ontario Court of Justice in St. Catharines, was appointed a judge of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Brampton), becoming the first Filipino Canadian to be appointed to the superior court, reports Munting Nayon. He will  replace Madam Justice N.M. Mossip, who elected to become a supernumerary judge as of July 8, 2013. This appointment is effective July 8, 2013.