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Setting Up Private Practice in the NWT

Here are the steps you need to follow if you want to set up a practice in the NWT.

Are you an active member?

If you are going to be practicing in the NWT, you need to be an active member of the Law Society of the NWT.

Are you insured?

If you are going to be in private practice, you must be covered by the mandatory insurance provided by CLIA.  The insurance year runs from July 1 to June 30.

You may also want to consider whether you want to apply for excess insurance.  Excess insurance is voluntary.

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TAKE NOTICE THAT the following person:

           

Gerard Phillips                                                         Yellowknife, NT

                                            

an Active member of the Law Society of the Northwest Territories, will become an Inactive member of the Law Society, effective July 31, 2018, and is no longer entitled to practice law in the Northwest Territories as of that date.

 

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TAKE NOTICE THAT:

           

Jay Bran                                                                   Yellowknife, NT

                                            

previously suspended pursuant to Rule 119. (11)(a) of the Rules of the Law Society, has been reinstated as an active member of the Law Society of the Northwest Territories, effective June 19th, 2018 and is entitled to practice law in the Northwest Territories.

 

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TAKE NOTICE THAT the following person:

           

Douglas Racine                                                          Saskatoon, SK

                                            

has been reinstated as an active member in the Law Society of the Northwest Territories effective June 19, 2018, pursuant to Rule 60 of the Rules of the Law Society of the Northwest  Territories, being the failure to fulfill the annual renewal requirements on or before March 31, 2018.

 

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TAKE NOTICE THAT the following person:

           

Simon Hodge                                                    Eastern Passage, NS

                                            

previously an Active member of the Law Society of the Northwest Territories, has become an Inactive member of the Law Society, effective May 22, 2018, and is no longer entitled to practice law in the Northwest Territories as of that date.