General Solicitor – Watson & Company (Nelson, BC)

Watson & Company, Lawyers, located in beautiful Nelson, BC, is seeking a General Solicitor to join our firm. If you have 2 – 5 years of legal experience in BC and are interested in broadening your practice, we want to hear from you! Learn More

Board Member – The WestEnd Commons

The WestEnd Commons is a non-profit housing corporation that offers affordable rental units to low-income families in the West End. We are currently seeking board members to attend monthly meetings on a 3-year term. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month in the evening. Board members are also expected to join at […]

Civil & Family Law Lawyers – Legal Aid Nunavut

We are actively recruiting civil and family law lawyers. If you are passionate about social justice, work well in a team, have at least three years of related practice experience and are qualified to be called to the Nunavut Bar, then we want to talk to you. Relocation to Nunavut is required for Staff Counsel […]

Associate Legal Officer – United Nations

The purpose of the present Job Opening is to invite applications from external candidates who wish to take the Young Professionals Programme (YPP) examination in Legal Affairs. Applicants are strongly encouraged to visit the YPP Careers Page to learn more: careers.un.org/ypp. Application Deadline: December 31, 2022. Learn More

World Mental Health Day 2022

This year’s theme for World Mental Health Day is Making Mental Health & Well-Being for All a Global Priority. Supporting meaningful health and wellness in the profession remains a top priority for the Law Society. It’s perfectly normal to have ups and downs and it is also perfectly normal to talk about that and sometimes […]

Associate Opportunity (Criminal Law) – Kavanagh Law Group

We have several files available that will require a junior lawyer to assist that are set down into next year, including several homicide files. We also have several unique options for lawyers on our team to work with various contracted duty counsel shifts. We will assist in building your practice and develop your legal skills. […]

Improving the Retention & Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession – Final Report

Earlier this year, the International Association of Women Judges Canadian Chapter partnered with the Law Society of Manitoba and the Manitoba Bar Association to host a Women’s Roundtable to discuss issues associated with the advancement and retention of women in the legal profession. The Final Report for this event is now available. The report provides […]

Notice of Supervision – Thomas (Tom) Turner

Effective September 6, 2022, THOMAS (TOM) TURNER will practice under the supervision of Dennis Smith at the law firm of Hook & Smith. Leah Kosokowsky Chief Executive Officer Issued: September 6, 2022

Access to Justice Week Event: People-Centred Data Collection – October 25, 2022

New ~ Registration for National Access to Justice Week is now open! The Law Society of Manitoba is excited to partner with the Manitoba Bar Association and the University of Manitoba for the third annual National Access to Justice Week. Together Manitoba will offer four free engaging virtual events open to the public. On Tuesday, […]