Law Society of the Northwest Territories

Practicing in the North

The Northwest Territories is an excellent place to start or better a legal career. Find out more information under Prospects.

The Law Society of the Northwest Territories is the governing body for all lawyers in the NWT.  Its mandate is to ensure the public is well-served by a legal profession that is independent, responsible and responsive.



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RT @CBA_News: Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms was signed 32 years ago today! Happy #Charter Day! #law #rights
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RT @shaunpdean: RT @YK_Centre: NWT Human Rights Commission Show and Tell contest.
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RT @gilliancalder: Please share: MT “@amberlynprince: ... I hope this legal tool-kit will be helpful to Aboriginal women in BC and…http://t…
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RT @mcinnescooper: Listen to @privacylawyer tonight with @KHounsellCTV about Social Insurance Numbers taken in #Heartbleed…
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RT @ADodek: McLachlin challenges profession to question status quo on women in law and business
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Related Sites

Northwest Territories Law Foundation

Canadian Bar Association (NWT Branch)

Northwest Territories Courts

Department of Justice
Government of the Northwest Territories