Guide to Opening your Practice for Paralegals - Appendix 1

Letter To Law Society Of Upper Canada

 

Re:      [paralegal name, Law Society number]

Please be advised that effective [date], I will be opening a legal services practice [with names of paralegal(s) or others, if applicable], which is a [sole proprietorship, business structure, practice arrangement]. The firm name is [firm name]. Enclosed with this letter is a completed Change of Information Form that outlines my resulting change in status and contact information. In accordance with By-Law 6, I have obtained the mandatory level of professional liability insurance coverage through [insert name of chosen professional liability insurer], effective [date] and proof of coverage is also enclosed. 

If you require further information contact me at my office address, as provided.

Sincerely,

[paralegal, legal services firm]