The Law Society of Manitoba is the regulator of the legal profession in Manitoba. We are currently seeking Legal Counsel to assist our General Counsel in conducting discipline hearings, admissions and education appeals and related court work including appeals, applications for judicial review, injunctive relief and custodial orders.  Counsel will be required to conduct legal research and provide legal opinions on a broad range of regulatory and legal issues as required from time to time.

To be considered for this position candidates must have the following qualifications:

  • Practising membership with the Law Society of Manitoba, or eligibility for membership
  • Minimum of 5 years of practising experience
  • Superior communication skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Ability to handle complex, diverse files in a timely manner
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.

The Law Society is a dynamic workplace which will offer you a career that is both challenging and rewarding.  If you are interested in the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution in a fun, respectful and inclusive work environment that will provide you with work/life balance, consider joining our dedicated team of professionals. We value diversity in our workforce and equal access to opportunities.

The Law Society offers a comprehensive and competitive compensation package including group benefits and a pension plan.

Please submit your resume to the attention of Pat Bourbonnais at pbourbonnais@lawsociety.mb.ca by February 28, 2020. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.