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Law Society recognizes excellence in the legal profession

  • December 11, 2017

“These awards offer an opportunity to recognize the excellent work that’s being done, and to thank those lawyers who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment, not only to the profession, but to the members of the public whom they serve,” said Law Society President Herman Van Ommen, QC.

Our Condolences | Dec 5, 2017

  • December 05, 2017

The legal community mourns the loss of David Kington, Justice Randall William Callan, and Retired Justice James William Jardine.

CBABC statement supporting CLAS report

  • December 05, 2017

The CBABC commends the Community Legal Assistance Society’s for its report titled “Operating in Darkness”, which brings to light gaps in the Mental Health Act and the manner in which it provides access to justice for those detained under the Act.

Call for Volunteers: REAL Advisory Board

  • December 05, 2017

The REAL Advisory Board is seeking two new members to become active participants in this exciting program. The Advisory Board consists of a diverse group of lawyers from throughout British Columbia, who have experience practicing in small communities.

2017 Update to the Federal Child Support Tables

  • November 22, 2017

The Federal Child Support Tables set out the basic monthly amounts of child support under the Federal Child Support Guidelines. The tables have been updated to reflect more recent tax rules. The updated tables came into effect on November 22, 2017.