Benjamin Perrin

University of Toronto, McGill University




What courses will you be teaching at Allard in 2019-2020?

Criminal Law & Procedure, Transnational Law


Criminal Law; International Law Currently working on a book on the opioid crisis


Marine biologist


What is your favourite judicial decision?

International Military Tribunal (IMT) Judgment of 1 October 1946: this post-World War II Allied tribunal held that individuals could be held personally responsible for international crimes, including war crimes, crimes against humanity, and crimes against peace (aggression).




The treetop walkway at the UBC Botanical Gardens


I grew up in Calgary, my wife is Métis, we have three young kids (including some with special needs), and I’m a follower of Jesus Christ. I enjoy spending time in the forest and on the water, especially canoeing, beach combing, and having campfires at our rustic cabin.