As the Society’s governing body, Council ensures we carry out our purpose to uphold and protect the public interest in the practice of law. The Society’s various Committees, task forces and working groups support Council’s work and initiatives.
Council sets the Society’s strategic direction, strives for excellence in regulation and ensures the Society acts in the public interest.
Council members lead the Society and lend their voices and unique insights to decisions that impact Nova Scotia’s legal profession. Council includes 21 voting members who are elected lawyers from across the province, as well as five appointed public representatives.