Regulation Directory project - Canada_Nova Scotia

Legal Jurisdictions

Canada - Nova Scotia

Lawyer Title(s)

Lawyer, barrister, barrister-at-law, attorney-at-law

Regulator(s) of Admission

Nova Scotia Barristers' Society

Contact/URL

http://nsbs.org/become_a_lawyer
  

Regulator(s) of Practice

Nova Scotia Barristers' Society

Contact/URL

http://nsbs.org/regulation
  

Disciplinary Authorities

Nova Scotia Barristers' Society

Contact/URL

http://nsbs.org/complaint-process

Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

Federation of Law Societies of Canada - acts as the coordinating body of the provincial law societies at national level and supports the development of national standards

Contact/URL

http://flsc.ca/

Primary Legislative Source

The Legal Profession Act:

Contact/URL

http://nsbs.org/sites/default/files/cms/menu-pdf/legalprofessionact.pdf