How Does the Program Work?

The Insurance and Risk Manager will maintain a list of volunteer Mentors.

During regular business hours, a potential Mentee may contact the Insurance and Risk Manager the Lawyers’ Insurance Programme’s dedicated phone line at (709) 722-6008, through email to insurance@lawsociety.nf.ca or by completing a Mentor Request Form (attached).

In each instance, the Mentee will make reference that he or she wishes to access the Mentoring Program and will identify from the following area of law for a referral:

Real Estate
Civil Litigation
Commercial
Estate Planning and Administration
Matrimonial/Family
Corporate
Admiralty
Intellectual Property
Criminal
Tax
Administrative/Boards/Tribunals
Arbitration
Bankruptcy/Insolvency/Receivership
Employment/Labour
Mediation

The Insurance and Risk Manager will provide two contact names as appropriate to the subject area requested. It will be the responsibility of the Mentee to contact the Mentor.

The information provided to the Insurance and Risk Manager will be strictly confidential.