Learn how to apply the principled approach to evidentiary problems
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Vancouver location TBA
Limited enrolment. Register early to avoid disappointment!
Who should attend: Trial lawyers looking to sharpen their evidence management and evidence presentation skills; criminal law practitioners will also find this program of value.
Learning level: Intermediate
Being able to quickly analyze evidentiary issues and accurately apply evidentiary principles at trial takes practice. Strengthen your skills at this rave-reviewed, intensive course led by an exceptional team of judges, academics, and senior practitioners. This interactive program will combine lectures, video presentations, demonstrations, and small group discussion.
The Honourable Mr. Justice Sidney Lederman, former Justice with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, will start the day with a presentation of the “Principled Approach to the Law of Evidence,” followed by additional presentations on select evidentiary topics.
You will then break into groups of 10 to analyze and discuss the evidentiary issues in a fact pattern under the guidance and tutelage of two stellar faculty members. Approach your next trial with increased facility in tackling issues of evidence.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
The Honourable Madam Justice Wendy A. Baker — Supreme Court of BC, Vancouver
Rebecca M. Morse — Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP, Vancouver
Register by Jan. 13/19
After Jan. 13/19
|In Person Articled Student*
|Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
*Lunch is included.
Unable to attend without financial support? Learn about our Bursary Program and Easy Pay Plan.
CLEBC Program Lawyer*