Transfers

Transfer under the National Mobility Agreement

A practicing member of another Law Society that has signed on to the National Mobility Agreement can transfer under the Mobility. Please note you must maintain practicing status with your Law Society until your Call to the Bar at the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Form 7.11 (A) and Form 7.11 (B) (with accompanying declarations; Declaration – Transfer and Declaration – Reading Requirement) must be completed and sent to the Education Committee for approval. Once approved by the Committee, the reading materials will be forwarded. Reading requirements for the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador are the materials from our Bar Admission Course.

There are four Call to Bar ceremonies a year – February, April, June, & October.

Transfer Fee (includes Reading materials)

$2,500.00 + 375.00 HST = $ 2,875.00
(Transfer fee must be included with application)

Call to Bar Fee

$625.00 + 93.75 (HST) = $ 718.75