Legal Aid BC now takes phone-only applications.

Quality assurance resources: LAO Law memos

Legal Aid BC offers access to Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) Law legal research memoranda.
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While they’re not intended to replace your own research, LAO Law memos are comprehensive, updated regularly and can help you prepare your cases.

To complete a Request for LAO Law Memoranda:

  • Log into the Lawyer Portal
  • Under Resources, click on Resources for Lawyers
  • Under Other Legal Resources on the right side of the web page, click on Legal Research Memoranda to choose from the LAO Law catalogue, which lists the memoranda by area of law

Please note:

  • You will receive your memos by email
  • Copies are not available by regular mail or fax
  • There is a limit of two memos per legal aid contract

For more information, email us at lawyers.resources@legalaid.bc.ca.