2020 Queen’s Counsel Appointments

In the fall of this year the Advisory Committee on Queen’s Counsel Appointments, chaired by the Honourable Justice Cindy A. Bourgeois, will consider candidates for the next Queen’s Counsel appointments.

The QC designation is awarded each year to members of the legal profession to recognize exceptional merit and outstanding contribution to the legal community. 

The criteria are outlined 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. 

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

Please mail or courier theses 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

The deadline for applications and nominations is 4:00 pm on Wednesday September 30, 2020.