The Law Society of PEI is responsible for governance and regulation of the legal profession in the public interest. We’re here to provide information to current and potential lawyers, and also to act as a legal resource for the general public. 


  • Daphne Dumont winner of 2016 CBA President's Award August 11, 2016

    Daphne Dumont of Prince Edward Island is the recipient of this year’s Canadian Bar Association’s (CBA) 2016 President’s Award.  The award recognizes Ms. Dumont’s significant contribution to the CBA, women’s issues and her community.

    Read More >
  • Catherine Chaisson awarded 2016 Distinguished Community Service Award June 24, 2016In early 2007, the Law Society was approached by Nancy and Derek Key to assist in establishing the Distinguished Community Service Award “to honour, recognize and celebrate the valuable contribution that members have made to various community organizations at the local, provincial or national level, as well as to showcase the vast spectrum of voluntary services that members provide to the community at large”.   The 2016 Distinguished Community Service Award was presented to Catherine Chaisson during the Annual Presidents Dinner, June 24, 2016.

    Read More >
Regulating the practice of law on Prince Edward Island since 1876.