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Judicial Vacancies in BC

  • September 14, 2017

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada invites candidates to apply for federal judicial appointment. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, as the judiciary should reflect the diversity of the society it serves.

Inns of Court - January & September 2018 Application

  • September 12, 2017

The Inns of Court program, which gives junior barristers an opportunity to discuss practical and professional issues with the judiciary and senior lawyers, is now accepting applications for the January and September 2018 sessions.

2017 Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope

  • September 10, 2017

Come be a part of the CBABC BC WLF’s Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope team. The Walk of Hope will be held at Queen Elizabeth Park on September 10, 2017. Funds raised will help Ovarian Cancer Canada carry out initiatives including research funding, awareness and education, and support for families affected by ovarian cancer.

Judicial Council launches online system for appointment applications

  • September 05, 2017

On September 5, 2017 the Judicial Council of British Columbia launched an online application process for all judicial appointments to the Provincial Court: judges, judicial justices, and justices of the peace. As of this date, the Court will no longer accept paper applications.