It is a season of giving and receiving. We are delighted to have received Professor Lisa Kelly as a Robson Crim collaborator today, and this in turn will gift to the reader even more critical content in the form of blawgs and our peer reviewed publication: the Robson Crim Edition of the Manitoba Law Journal. Welcome Professor Kelly!!! Learn more about Professor Kelly below.
Lisa M. Kelly is an Assistant Professor at Queen’s University, Faculty of Law, where she teaches Criminal law and Evidence.
She holds degrees from the University of British Columbia (B.A), the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law (J.D.), and Harvard Law School (S.J.D.), where she studied as a Trudeau scholar. Her research lies at the intersection of criminal law and family law, with a focus on the historical and contemporary legal regulation of sex, reproduction, and family life. Before joining Queen’s, Professor Kelly held a postdoctoral fellowship at Columbia Law School and the Center for Reproductive Rights in New York City. She previously served as a law clerk to Justice Marshall E. Rothstein of the Supreme Court of Canada.