IMPRINT Trans ID Clinic

The Organization:  The IMPRINT Trans* ID clinic is a returning partner organization which seeks to support those looking to change name and gender markers within governmental IDs. The Project: The 2019-2020 year represents the second phase in our Trans ID clinic. This portion of the project will be a transition into a clinical setting atContinue reading “IMPRINT Trans ID Clinic”

Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick

The Organization: PLEIS-NB is a non-profit organization and a registered charity.  Their mandate is to develop bilingual educational products and services about the law for the general public in order to promote access to the legal system.  Their goal is to assist the public in identifying and understanding their legal rights and responsibilities, and attainingContinue reading “Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick”

New Brunswick Legal Aid Services Commission

The Organization:  NBLASC provides legal assistance to low income individuals for certain criminal and family law matters. Though they are primarily supported through public funding, they operate at arm’s length from the provincial government. The Commission provides legal services through both its permanent staff lawyers and also private lawyers who accept certificates and provide duty counsel services.Continue reading “New Brunswick Legal Aid Services Commission”

Testimonial-Legal Aid

I have been participating in PBSC since my first year of law school. My placement last year with Legal Aid Services Commission -Family Law division provided substantial legal work with hands on experience. During my time with legal aid I drafted affidavits, conducted legal research accompanied by memos and attended court proceedings. The experience IContinue reading “Testimonial-Legal Aid”