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November 2014 - We are delighted to announce that Marc Noreau  was elected as the Chairperson of the Pro Bono Section during the 2014 AGM held on November 4th in Iqaluit.

Marc Noreau is legal counsel at the Department of Justice, Government of Nuanvut. He can be reached at

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News Release -  November 25th, 2014

 Make a Will now. Rest assured later. 

Canadian Bar Association (CBA) Nunavut Branch releases Will Info Sheets to aid Nunavummiut on December 6 in Iqaluit .

On December 6, 2014 the CBA Nunavut Branch (NU Branch) held its first Pro Bono event in Iqaluit. This is one way for the CBA to give back to the community and for the members to engage directly with Nunavummiut and raise awareness about the importance of drafting a Will. 

As part of the CBA Wills Campaign, an
info sheet – 5 things you need to know about Wills –  is now available.  Inuktitut; Engl and Fr

Learn about :

1.    What is a Will?
2.    What are the requirements for making a valid Will?
3.    Can I write a Will in Inuktitut?
4.    Can I write a new Will or change my existing Will?
5. What should I do with my Will after writing it?

Media Contact:
Marc Noreau, Chair Pro Bono Section

Read complete News Release in Engl and Inuktitut

Download the Government of Nunavut's Sample Will Guide
(Note: The InfoSheet was developed based on the GN document)



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