February 22, 2023

Alberta Court of Appeal Announcement

Reminder: The Honourable Ritu Khullar to be Sworn in as Chief Justice of Alberta

The Honourable Ritu Khullar will be sworn in as Chief Justice of Alberta on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2023 at 4 p.m. in Courtroom 317 at the Edmonton Law Courts, 1A Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta.

The ceremony will be available for viewing via livestream.

Government of Alberta Survey on Tariff Rate and Financial Eligibility Guidelines Related to the Alberta Legal Aid Program

In the fall of 2022, the Minister of Justice committed to undertaking a comprehensive review of the legal aid tariff rate and financial eligibility guidelines (FEGs). Broad input is being sought from the legal community to fully inform government on current perspectives on tariff and FEG rates.

Learn more and complete the survey.

Take the Survey

The Advocates' Society Presents: A Virtual Fireside Chat with The Honourable Ritu Khullar, Chief Justice of Alberta

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023

Time: 12 p.m. - noon MT

Location: Live Online

On Feb. 28, please join David Tupper of The Advocates' Society for a virtual fireside chat with The Honourable Chief Justice Ritu Khullar of the Court of Appeal.

Register for this free program.


Registration Available for Mentor Connect 

Registration is open for the Mentor Connect program for both mentors and mentees.

Mentor Connect is a traditional mentorship program that matches mentors and mentees based on areas of law, geographical proximity, personal experience and similar interests. Pairs are matched for six months and meet regularly either in person or remotely depending on preference.

Through the program, experienced mentors provide guidance and support to mentees to help them:

  • realize career goals;
  • achieve greater personal and professional balance;
  • develop practical skills;
  • build confidence; and
  •  learn best practices in the practice of law.

The program is voluntary and open to all lawyers in the province at no additional cost.

Learn more about the Mentor Connect program, and register as a mentee or mentor on our website.

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