Students must complete the following forms and submit to the Education Committee for approval.
|Form 6 03A||Student Admission Fee $345.00 (includes HST)|
|Form 6.03B||Photo of passport type|
|Form 6.03C (two sponsors)||Official transcript|
A student must complete 12 months of articling (which includes a 7 week Bar Admission Course). Articling time is counted month – month (ex. June 1 – July 1 = 1 month of articling)
Articling time can only start counting after the student has been approved by the Education Committee as a student-at-law.
Credit toward service of Articles can be given for a maximum of three months following second year of law school. A continuous period of at least nine months service of articles must occur after graduating from law school.
Credit toward Articles cannot be given retroactively for any service done before the Education Committee approves an application.
Once approved as a student at law, you must complete Education Plans at various times throughout the 12 months of articling:
Students who change principals throughout their 12 months of articling must complete the following form and submit to the Law Society:
A student-at-law must notify the Law Society in writing whenever they commence, finish or recommence articling.
Rule 6.06 states:
(2)(c) not be absent from the practice of his or her principal without the consent of his or her principal and in any event absences for periods in excess of one (1) week or for an aggregate period of more than four (4) weeks must be approved by the education committee;
The Bar Admission Course is held in October and November (7 weeks).
Rule 6.10(3) allows for the request of special accommodations to be made in order to facilitate the completion of the bar exam.
Only students who have already received their law degree from a Canadian law school or other university approved by the Education Committee and already completed at least three months Articles are permitted to make student appearances
There are 4 Call to the Bar ceremonies a year: February, April, June, and October
|Student Admission||$300.00 + 45.00 HST = $345.00|
|Bar Admission Course||$2250.00 + 337.50 HST = $2587.50|
|Transfer Student||$2500.00 + 375 HST = $2875.00|
|Call to the Bar||$625.00 + 93.75 HST = $718.75|
Transfer students must complete the following forms and submit to the Education Committee for approval.