Queen's Counsel process

In the fall of each year, the Advisory Committee on Queen's Counsel Appointments considers candidates for the next Queen's Counsel appointments. Learn about the appointment criteria in the Information form.

To be considered as a candidate for a Queen's Counsel appointment, you must apply pursuant to the request of a given year. The Committee will not consider applications or nominations from previous years. 

Queen's Counsel Appointments 2019

Applicable forms & information: 

Please mail or courier the applicable forms to:

Advisory Committee on Queen's Counsel Appointments
c/o The Honourable Justice Cindy A. Bourgeois
The Law Courts, 1815 Upper Water Street
Halifax NS  B3J 1S7

Please do not fax or send these forms to the  Society.