Family Law Information Session

The Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador – Family Division will be offering free Family Law Information Sessions to promote access to justice and legal education to the public.

The Family Law Information Sessions offers assistance to people with or without a lawyer who wish to gain some legal information about family law proceedings at the Supreme Court of Newfoundland Labrador – Family Division.

The Family Law Information Sessions DO NOT offer legal advice.

The information sessions are three hours long and will consist of a quick tour of the courthouse and information on, but not limited to:

  1. Free and helpful resources;
  2. The steps in a family court proceeding;
  3. Common issues in family law & overview of the law; and
  4. Going to court.

The information sessions will be held at Family Division, located at 68 Portugal Cove Road, St. John’s, on the following dates/times in 2019:

Tuesday, April 30th from 6-9 p.m.
Thursday, May 30th from 2-5 p.m.
Wednesday, June 26th from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24th from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 21 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 26th from 6-9 p.m.
Wednesday, October 16th from 2-5 p.m.
Thursday, November 21 from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 11 from 6-9 p.m.

Registration is required and will be limited to 12 persons/session.

PLEASE NOTE – your registration is not complete unless it is confirmed by the Court.

To register, please email FLinfosession@supreme.court.nl.ca or call (709) 729-1381

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