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Family Law Basics for Paralegals and Legal Support Staff

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A nuts and bolts approach to mastering family law fundamentals
"Last Kick at the Can 2015": Friday, December 18, 2015; Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Original course: Thursday, June 4, 2015)

Who should attend: Paralegals, legal assistants, and legal secretaries with three or fewer years of experience working in a family law practice; the course may also be of interest to lawyers wishing to move from their current practice area into family law.

Learning level: Fundamental
This course covers everything legal support staff and junior paralegals need to know to begin a successful career in a family law office. You will learn about preparing and managing documents, opening and organizing a file, mediation resources, basic e-discovery skills, preparing for chambers and court, and more. Hear from members of the judiciary, experienced lawyers, and paralegals who have successfully handled the challenges you will meet every day.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour will involve professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chair
David C. Halkett McQuarrie Hunter LLP, Surrey
"Last Kick at the Can 2015" Rebroadcast: $475
Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.
Webinar Archive: This course will be added to the Webinar Archive. See below to subscribe.

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CLEBC Program Coordinator
Mary Kingston, Production Manager, Programs

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