Law Society celebrates 125th anniversary

In 2009, the Law Society of BC is celebrating its 125th anniversary.

To mark the occasion of our 125th year, incoming President Gordon Turriff, QC is planning a speaking tour of the province.

Benchers and officers of the Law Society, 1897Turriff will speak to service clubs, community groups, schools and members of the public about the history of the Law Society, the importance of the rule of law and the independence of the legal profession.

Between February and September 2009, Turriff will be visiting communities such as Nanaimo, Victoria, Kamloops, Kelowna, Vancouver, Dawson Creek, Prince Rupert and Trail.

We welcome your ideas, suggestions and feedback for possible topics to highlight as part of the Law Society’s 125th anniversary activities.

Submit your comments via email or leave a detailed message in our 125th anniversary voicemail box, 604-697-5803.