The Federation of Law Societies of Canada is developing a competency-based system for assessing the credentials of internationally educated applicants seeking to practice law in Canada. The Federation’s National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) is mandated by the law...
FEDERATION COVID-19 RESPONSE
The Federation of Law Societies of Canada is closely monitoring the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation and taking steps to prioritize the health and safety of our staff, NCA candidates and that of the community-at-large. In compliance with government of Ontario orders, the offices of the Federation are now closed. As a result, staff are working remotely.
The National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) transitioned to an online format for exams in August 2020. Details are here.
The 2020 National Criminal Law Program was cancelled. Details for the 2021 edition are here.
The 2020 National Family Law Program has been cancelled. Details are here.
Information regarding measures taken by Canada’s law societies is available here.
National Criminal Law Program
National Family Law Program
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