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.
Expressions of Interest: LAYPERSON - Executive Committee, Law Society of the Northwest Territories
Further details are available here.
Revised Code of Professional Conduct
The revised Code of Professional Conduct, the result of the Model Code Committee's work throughout 2014, is available for review prior to the AGM, where a motion will be put forward for its adoption.
Proposed Estate & Administration Rules
The Probate Rules Committee is continuing to receive feedback on the Proposed Estate Administration Rules of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories. A PDF of the slidedeck used during the Nov. 13th Consultation can be reviewed here. Comments should be provided to the Committee by Friday, January 9, 2015. Comments should be directed to any one of the following: Law Society Office (Communications @ ...), Ed Gullberg, Brian Admunsen, Ian Rennie, Sarah Kay.
[8 days ago.]
Reminder to members: LSNT Consultation re: Proposed Estate Administration Rules occurs tomorrow. More info: lawsociety.nt.ca/
[9 days ago.]