OCJ Notices


OCJ COVID-19 Notices and Information

Notice re Duty Counsel Services that may be provided by Legal Aid Ontario duty counsel in the new Ontario Court of Justice’s virtual case management courts. If you have any questions, you are encouraged to contact Marcus Pratt, Director of Policy, LAO: PrattM@lao.on.ca. The notice can be accessed below: 

Duty Counsel Services – Virtual Case Management Courts Notice

Scheduling of Family Matters in the Ontario Court of Justice – September 2, 2020

Update regarding Criminal Case Management Appearances – Province-Wide Implementation of Virtual Case Management Courts – August 19, 2020

Information for Self-Represented Accused Persons with Criminal Cases in the Ontario Court of Justice – August 19, 2020

Notice to the Legal Profession and the Public regarding the process of electronically submitting documents at the Ontario Court of Justice – August 10, 2020

OCJ Notices – August 6, 2020

  • Notice re Trials and Preliminary Hearings at courthouses opening on August 17 and 24.
  • Practice Direction authorizing alternate form of appearance when an enhanced designation of counsel has been filed
  • Virtual Criminal Case Management Courts Pilot (Kitchener and Ottawa)

Notice to Counsel and the Public Re Criminal Matters – Effective May 11, 2020





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