COVID-19 Update: Whitehorse Correctional Centre

On the afternoon of Friday, July 9, 2021 the Corrections Branch was informed that one of the individuals currently housed at the Whitehorse Correctional Centre (WCC) had tested positive for COVID-19. Read the full statement from Andrea Monteiro, Director of...

Successful Grants for 2021

The Law Society of Yukon Access to Justice Committee is pleased to announce the successful Initiatives Fund Projects for 2021: Yukon University – Watson Lake Campus was granted $2,500.00 to host a workshop providing information on Wills & Estates. Yukon Right to...

Notice to the Members – New Executive

A Special Election was held on May 26, 2021 to fill two vacancies on the Executive. The Law Society is pleased to welcome Megan Whittle and Rick Smith to the Executive. The Executive met and designated the following officers: President: Meaghan Lang Vice President:...

NOTICE TO MEMBERS – 2021 SPECIAL ELECTION RESULTS

The following candidates were elected to the Executive as members-at-large on May 26, 2021 until the next general election for the positions in May 2023: * Megan Whittle * Richard Smith Under Rule 20(2) the Executive will be meeting to designate the officers of the...

Notice of Election

There are currently two vacant positions for member-at-large on the Executive.  A special election is being held on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 to fill the vacancies.  Running for election are George Filipovic; Richard Smith; Vincent Larochelle and Megan Whittle