Click the link below to view the mobile browser version of this email:


Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Printable Version | Send this to a friend

In this issue:
Queen's Counsel Applications for 2013
Civil Appeal Rules Consultation

Queen's Counsel Applications for 2013

A reminder that applications for Queen’s Counsel appointment are now being accepted using the new online application form, and the application deadline is Friday September 6, 2013.

Further information regarding the QC application process may be found at the Justice and Solicitor General website and inquiries may be directed to the Office of the Deputy Minister of Justice at 780-427-5032 (Toll Free: Dial 310-0000).


Civil Appeal Rules Consultation

The Rules of Court Committee, with input from the Alberta Law Reform Institute, has prepared a new set of draft Appeal Rules.

The Rules of Court Committee is requesting comments on the draft Appeal Rules. Submissions are requested by October 15, 2013, and should be sent to:, or Barb Turner, Q.C., Secretary, Rules of Court Committee, 9833 109 Street, Edmonton, AB T5K 2E8.

See linked discussion document for some of the highlights of the proposed provisions as well as a draft table of concordance and consultation draft.


Follow us on Twitter


Summer Student Recruitment Dates

The 2014 first year summer student recruitment period will be Tuesday, February 18, 2014  to Friday, February 21, 2014. No offer of employment shall be made before 5:00 p.m. Thursday, February 20, 2014. Such offers must remain open for acceptance for a minimum of 24 hours. An offer of employment may be made at any time after the recruitment period and shall be left open for a reasonable period of time.


Law Society Seeking Missing Deed

The Records and Information Management Department is looking for any material or information relating to the estate of Mr. Mark Frederick Wyndham Maunsell-Wybrants or files from the former practice of Mr. John L. Fawcett of Fort Macleod. Any information is greatly appreciated and can be directed here.


Printable Version | Send this to a friend
Law Society of Alberta
Calgary Office
Suite 500, 919 11th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2R 1P3
Phone: 403-229-4700

Edmonton Office
Suite 800, Bell Tower
10104-103 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0H8
Phone: 780-429-3343

This email was created and delivered for the Law Society of Alberta using Industry Mailout