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Job Opportunity – Crown Attorney – Manitoba Prosecution Service

Manitoba Prosecution Service is responsible for prosecuting most offenses in Manitoba. These offenses are identified in the provincial statutes, the federal Criminal Code of Canada and the Youth Criminal Justice Act. This is a unique opportunity with the province of Manitoba, with the assistance of Crown Attorneys of varying levels of experience. For more details,...

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PLIAN – Lawyer Referral Service 2019-2020

PLIAN is looking for volunteers for their Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) for the 2019-2020 year. The Lawyer Referral Service is a key access to justice resource for the province, used by thousands of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians every year. For further information, please see here. To sign up, please fill out the attached form: LRS Registration...

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2020 Women of Distinction Awards

The 2020 Women of Distinction award nominations are open. Information about the nominations process can be found here: https://www.ywcastjohns.com/wod. Nominations close December 1st, 2019.  

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Obituary – Thomas J. O’Reilly, QC

We regret to inform you of the death of Thomas Joseph O’Reilly, QC He died as he lived, with peaceful dignity, on November 16, 2019 after a brave but brief battle with cancer. Born in Corner Brook, NL in 1941, Tom was predeceased by his daughter Diedre and parents Victor and Florence (Byrne). A devoted...

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CLE Seminar – Amendments to the Law Society Rules

REMINDER NOTICE TO MEMBERS Seminar: Amendments to Parts XV, XVI, and V of the Law Society Rules Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Location: Law Society Building, 3rd Floor, 196-198 Water Street, St. John’s, NL CLE Credit: 3 hours of eligible CLE activities PLEASE NOTE: THE REGISTRATION PROCESS IS ONLINE...

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