Essex Law Association

Site: Windsor - Windsor Ave

Service: Law Association

Add Record Add Record | Suggest Update | Print Version (New Window)
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-252-8418
Fax 519-252-9686
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * Professional lawyers association  
* legal library open to lawyers conducting research 
Need Help Finding a Lawyer Click Here  
Lawyers' professional qualifications include:  
* An undergraduate Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree or the equivalent  
* Successful completion of the Law Society's Lawyer Licensing Process including Licensing Examinations, and Articling Program, including completion of an on-line professional responsibility and practice course.  
When do you need a lawyer? 
* Lawyers are licensed to provide a full range of legal services that include:  
* Family matters, such as divorce, separation and child custody  
* Criminal matters in all levels of court  
* Civil litigation matters in all levels of court  
* Wills, powers of attorney and estate matters  
* Real estate matters, including buying and selling personal or commercial property  
* Administrative law matters, including appearances before tribunals. 
Paralegals' qualifications include:  
* Completion of an approved legal services program in Ontario  
* Successful completion of the Law Society's Paralegal Licensing Process, including Licensing Examinations.  
* While lawyers can represent in all legal matters, paralegals are licensed to provide certain specified legal services.  
You may choose to have a paralegal represent you in: 
* Small claims court  
* Traffic court for charges under the Provincial Offences Act  
* Tribunals, such as the Landlord and Tenant Board or the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board  
* Minor criminal charges under the Criminal Code heard in the Ontario Court of Justice.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Lawyers
Application Call about application process
Languages English
Fees Service
Agency Information
Established 1884
Primary Executive Doug Hewitt, Law Librarian and Executive Director
Funding Fees - Membership ; Private - Law Society of Upper Canada
Elections April; Term begins April
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Superior Court Bldg
245 Windsor Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 1J2
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Windsor Ave and University Ave
Mailing Address c/o Essex County Law Library
Bus Routes Parent 14
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance and Washroom
Other Details
Print Material Caveat, monthly newsletter

Still can't find a service? Call us.

Call 2-1-1, Toll Free: 1-866-686-0045