LIANS conducts the mandatory professional liability insurance program for the benefit of the practising insured members, offering the following key services.
Lawyers are required to report a claim to your insurer as soon as practicable after learning of a claim or becoming aware of circumstances which might give rise to a claim, however unmeritorious.
The Nova Scotia Lawyers’ Professional Liability Insurance Group Policy provides basic professional liability insurance (Part A), optional excess insurance (Part B), and a trust protection indemnification policy (Part C).
Many organizations now recognize that mentoring is key to maintaining and enhancing professionalism and lawyering skills.
The Lawyers Assistance Program is a confidential referral and short term counselling service for members of the legal profession, their staff, and families who may have health or personal concerns.