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LSUC makes engaging with public a priority to encourage better access to justice

Friday, March 03, 2017 @ 3:10 PM | By Amanda Jerome

Transparency, relevance and engagement with the public have become key issues for the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC.)

“I’ve been particularly concerned about this for a number of years,” said LSUC treasurer Paul Schabas. “That the public just doesn’t know we exist. Or if you ask them what organization regulates lawyers, for example, they probably wouldn’t say the Law Society of Upper Canada.”

Engaging stakeholders and the public with responsive communications is one of the five priorities set out in the LSUC 2015-2019 strategic plan....