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Professional Notice

Supreme Court of BC: Court Closure, Mon, Sep 19, 2022

  • September 14, 2022

As a result of the declaration of the National Day of Mourning for Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, the Supreme Court will be closed on Monday, September 19, 2022. The purpose of this Notice is to outline the process for rescheduling matters set for September 19, 2022, in all Supreme Court locations.

Legal News

Special Sitting of the Courts | Sep 8, 2022

  • September 08, 2022

The Court of Appeal for British Columbia, the Supreme Court of British Columbia, and the Provincial Court of British Columbia are pleased to host a Special Sitting of the Courts on Thursday, September 8, 2022 in the Great Hall at the Vancouver Law Courts at 4:30 p.m.

Legal News

In Memoriam: Emily Mae Reid, QC

  • September 03, 2022

"Emily worked for the Department of Justice in Vancouver as a federal prosecutor after graduating from Queens University Law School and being called to the Bar In BC. During her career she served as President of the BC Branch of the Canadian Bar Association and as a Bencher for the BC Law Society. She received her Queens Counsel in the 1990's and with great pride donned her silk robes."