Legal assistance

The legal profession in Alberta consists of approximately 7,600 lawyers who are in private practice or employed by corporations, governments, non-profit organizations, or law reform.

For further information, see The Law Society of Alberta.

Lawyers are bound by a Code of Professional Conduct and are accountable to their client and the courts.

 
Topics in this section
 

Lawyers
Learn about the roles of a prosecutor, defence counsel and the Law Society of Alberta.

Legal assistance
Legal aid – legal assistance if you can’t afford to pay for a lawyer – is available to those who qualify.

News
Initiatives
Common Questions
Related Sites

 News

 Initiatives