There are a number of different resources available to lawyers in Manitoba.
LAW SOCIETY OF MANITOBA
The Lawyers Health and Wellness Program is a free and confidential service that offers crisis intervention and assistance, as well as short-term counselling, to practising lawyers and articling students in Manitoba and their families.
MANITOBA BAR ASSOCIATION
Lawyers Helping Lawyers is a group of lawyers committed to helping other lawyers enjoy their life and law practice to the fullest. Contact one of our trained volunteer lawyers.
Through this free service, the Equity Ombudsperson can:
- Help to resolve individual discrimination and harassment concerns
- Act as a sounding board in dealing with internal office concerns or complaints
- Provide educational seminars and speak about respectful workplace issues for legal offices
- Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures
CONTACT THE EQUITY OMBUDSPERSON
QUEEN'S BENCH INFORMAL CONCERNS
Queen's Bench Justices, Masters, registry staff and lawyers can have their concerns about one another aired in this informal, confidential forum. Committee members are available for one-on-one discussions about problems that do not warrant a more serious intervention. Contact a committee member.
PROVINCIAL COURT INFORMAL CONCERNS
Provincial Court Judges and lawyers can discuss their concerns about one another one-on-one with a committee member in this informal, confidential forum. Contact a committee member.