Federation Initiates Review of National Requirement

The National Requirement Review Committee (“NRRC”) of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada is interested in your views on the National Requirement, the standard that specifies the competencies and skills graduates of Canadian law school programs and internationally trained graduates and lawyers must have acquired to be admitted to law society admission programs in the Canadian common law jurisdictions. As the committee embarks on a comprehensive review of the standard, you are invited to share your experience with the National Requirement and submit your ideas about issues that should be considered. Details are here.