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Hi I was wondering if anyone knows the perks of having a JD while practicing in Québec. I noticed some lawyers get their JD and some never do. Knowing I don’t want to practice outside of Québec I am wondering if it’s worth the extra year of schooling or not.

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For certain positions in which you are based in Quebec but are regularly exposed to issues/people from outside of Quebec, it is advantageous to have a common law degree in addition to a civil law degree.

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