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Chat with the Chiefs and an SRL

Join the Chief Justice and Chief Judge of BC and a former self-represented litigant in a live Twitter Town Hall about the progress, opportunities and challenges in the Access to Justice (A2J) movement on Monday, October 28, 2019 from noon to 2:00 pm. It’s a unique opportunity for law students, lawyers and others interested in...

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Notice to Members – Bencher vacancy (Eastern District)

We are seeking expressions of interest from members who are interested in filling a vacancy on Benchers. Joan Dawson (Eastern District) has resigned as a Bencher effective 26 September 2019. The Law Society Act, 1999, provides that Benchers must appoint a person to fill the vacancy, therefore, the Law Society is seeking Expressions of Interest...

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Environmental Impact Assessment in Newfoundland and Labrador: A Public Legal Education Session

Join East Coast Environmental Law for a free public legal education session on environmental impact assessment in Newfoundland and Labrador. Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019 Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (doors open at 1:45) Location: The Lantern, 35 Barnes Road St. John’s, NL Please RSVP to admin@ecelaw.ca For further details, please see the event’s...

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Statement of Support – Law School at MUN

The Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador is mandated by provincial legislation to regulate the practice of law and the legal profession in the public interest. This mandate includes responsibility for standards of legal education and training for lawyers. The Law Society also has a general obligation to promote access by the public to legal...

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