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.