In order to become a lawyer in Nova Scotia, you must obtain a law degree and fulfil the educational and training requirements for admission to a law society.
- Articling and Bar Admissions
- Transfers from other provinces in Canada
- Transfers from Québec
- Transfers from other countries / Internationally trained lawyers
Frequently asked questions
To assist you once you have been called, the NSBS has created a primer for new members. Please see the NSBS Guide for new lawyers