APRIL 12, 2019 LAW SOCIETY v
Bencher Election 2019 2/2
To vote by telephone, voters will use a dedicated telephone
line to access the voting system and will be instructed on
how to vote on the telephone.
Lawyers vote for lawyer candidates and paralegals vote for
paralegal candidates. Lawyer voters can cast 40 votes in
total – 20 votes for lawyer candidates inside Toronto and
20 votes for lawyer candidates outside Toronto. Voters
need not cast all 40 votes but the voting system will not
permit voters to vote for more than 20 candidates in the
section of ballot for inside Toronto and 20 candidates in
the section of the ballot for outside of Toronto. Paralegal
voters can cast 5 votes for paralegal candidates province-wide. Once the votes are submitted online, voters will
receive a confirmation message that their votes have been
Voting will close at 5:00 p.m. EDT on April 30, 2019.