Jerry Pitzul

MGen (Ret'd)

Jerry Pitzul

CMM, CD, QC, LLB, MBA

Chief Strategy Associate
Areas of Expertise:
Management Consulting
Marketing-to-Government Marketing
Business Strategy
Market Research
Strategic Communications
Stakeholder Relations
Crisis & Reputation Management
Copywriting
Defence & Security
Professional Development
Bilingual (EN/FR)
Market Advisor
Professional Development Specialist

Contact Information

Biography

EN

Jerry Pitzul is a Chief Strategy Associate with Samuel Associates. He served for 34 years in various legal positions in the military and public sector. Jerry started his career as a military lawyer and was appointed a military judge in 1987. In 1995, he was appointed Director of Public Prosecutions for the province of Nova Scotia and in 1998 became the Judge Advocate General for the Canadian Armed Forces – a position which he held for eight years.

He retired from the Canadian Armed Forces in 2006 and from 2008 to 2011, Jerry was an Honourary Professor of Law at the University of Western Ontario (now Western University). Since then, Jerry has worked in various capacities in the private sector and non-governmental organizations as a senior consultant advising on various strategic business initiatives.

FR

Jerry Pitzul est un associé en chef de la stratégie chez Samuel Associates. Il a occupé pendant 34 ans divers postes juridiques dans les secteurs militaire et public. Jerry a commencé sa carrière en tant qu’avocat militaire et a été nommé juge militaire en 1987. En 1995, il a été désigné Directeur des poursuites pénales pour la province de la Nouvelle-Ecosse et, en 1998, il est devenu le Juge-Avocat général pour les Forces armées canadiennes, poste qu’il occupa durant huit années.

Il a pris sa retraite des Forces armées canadiennes en 2006 et, de 2008 à 2011, Jerry a été professeur honoraire de droit à l’Université de Western Ontario (aujourd’hui l’Université Western). Depuis ce temps-là, Jerry a travaillé dans le secteur privé et des organisations non gouvernementales à titre de consultant principal pour diverses initiatives commerciales stratégiques.