NORMAN FERA is a lawyer, author, and legal editor. After graduating from teacher's college, Laurentian University and Carleton University, he pursued a master's degree in politics and law. Norm later studied at the University of Ottawa, where he received his Juris Doctorate. He has been a lawyer for more than 30 years, spending many of them in private practice in Canada's national law firms.
RICHARD O. GASPARINI is a lawyer, teacher and sociologist. He holds degrees from Carleton University (BA), University of Ottawa (JD), Bradford University (MBA), York University (LLM) and Manchester Metropolitan University where he received his grounded research-based PhD in Sociology. Richard also has been a lawyer for over 30 years and has practiced in both private and corporate settings.