Did you know the fastest growing Black population in Canada is on the Prairies? Black History Month is an opportunity to celebrate the many contributions and achievements of Black Canadians from all walks of life who have played a pivotal role in shaping our culture and communities. Below are resources intended to help you learn […]
Law Society benchers recently approved a two-year part-time practising fees pilot program, commencing April 1, 2022. This exciting initiative will help promote greater equity, diversity and inclusion within the profession, helping to increase access to justice for all Manitobans. Offering a part-time practising fee for eligible lawyers who practice part-time to accommodate their child care […]
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On October 27, 2022, the Court of Appeal of Manitoba will be hosting a Gala dinner to honour the retirement of the Honourable Justice Richard Chartier, Chief Justice of Manitoba. This is sure to be an exceptional evening with special guest speaker, the Right Honourable Richard Wagner, P.C., Chief Justice of Canada.
Join our team! Check out the following great career opportunities to make a meaningful contribution, in a fun, respectful, and inclusive work environment. Claims Counsel We are looking for a quick, clever and practical lawyer to join our team at the Law Society of Manitoba’s Professional Liability Claims Fund. As Claims Counsel, the successful candidate’s […]
New permanent regulations for remote witnessing of documents by video conference in Manitoba are in effect. Check out these newly added lawyer resources: Register for the CPDonline course Remote Witnessing of Documents: Processes under the Permanent Regulations, a how-to program on complying with the new regulations. Visit the LSM Education Centre to download the Remote Witnessing […]
Community News Announcement Congratulations Heather Leonoff, Q.C. 2021 Richard J. Scott Award Recipient Ms Leonoff is the Director of the Constitutional Law Branch of the Department of Justice with the Province of Manitoba. Throughout her career, she has demonstrated an unwavering and longstanding commitment to advancing the rule of law and has made significant contributions […]
The New Peer Support Program for Manitoba’s Legal Profession On World Mental Health Day, we are excited to announce the establishment of Law(yer) Strong, the new peer support organization for the legal profession in Manitoba. A joint initiative of the Manitoba Bar Association and the Law Society of Manitoba, it reflects our recognition that a […]