Practice Risk Solutions

Free Legal Assistance for Professional Liability Insurance policyholders

All SAC members participating in the Professional Liability Insurance Program have access to summary pro bono legal advice from Gowling WLG (Canada ) LLP (Gowlings), one of Canada’s largest national legal firms. 

Members can take advantage of this complimentary service for practice related questions involving issues such as:

  • Privacy and confidentiality;
  • Conflicts of interest;
  • How to respond to requests for information from third parties;
  • Inquires from your regulatory body;
  • How to respond to a subpoena;
  • Professional misconduct;
  • Ethical obligations; and
  • Professional obligations,

Gowlings Pro bono Legal Advice: 1-855-782-8833


New! Legal Service Package for SAC members

Specialized legal advice for personal and business matters is just a phone call away. SAC members now have access to a cost-effective solution for legal services, including:

Unlimited Telephone Legal Advice

Unlimited access to a confidential 24/7 toll-free line to speak with a lawyer about any legal issue, both personal and professional. Upon calling, you will be connected with a lawyer who is geographically close to you and who is an expert in the area of law you are calling about.

150+ Legal Documents and templates online, anytime you need them

Take advantage of an online library of customizable templates and up-to-date legal documents that have been drafted by lawyers. The document library includes employment contracts, partnership agreements, loan agreements, promissory notes, and more.

Legal Document Reviews

Lawyers will review your short legal documents (e.g. contracts) or legal letters and can draft simple legal letters on your behalf.

Annual cost for the Legal Services Package is $30. Please contact BMS for more information or to purchase. 

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