Legal Counsel

Posting Date:
Mar 10, 2023
Government of Nunavut
Area of Law:
Public sector, administrative, corporate/commercial, litigation
Position Type:
Mar 31, 2023
2 years post-call or related experience


Legal Counsel works within the Legal and Constitutional Law Division of the Department of Justice. Under the general direction of the Deputy Minister of Justice and the Director of Legal and Constitutional Law the incumbent will provide legal services to Cabinet, all government departments and certain public agencies. This position also represents the interests of the Government of Nunavut in all court and tribunal proceedings, in intergovernmental and other negotiations.

Incumbents to the position will provide legal services in relation to commercial law matters, including drafting and reviewing major contracts, contribution agreements, and templates for use by various government departments. Incumbents will also provide legal advice and services in relation government procurement, labour and employment law, the Nunavut Agreement, and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.


Contact Name Ruslan Buyalo

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