Court of Queen's Bench
The Court of Queen's Bench is the Superior Trial Court for the Province, hearing trials in civil and criminal matters and appeals from decisions of the Provincial Court. The Chief Justice and other Justices of the Court of Queen's Bench are also judges of Surrogate Matters, which has jurisdiction over probate and administration of estate matters.
Civil claims that exceed $50,000 must be heard in the Court of Queen’s Bench
The Commercial List was established to deal with commercial insolvency law
Family law governs the legal aspects of relationships between family members
Criminal law involves investigating and prosecuting people who may have broken the law
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