Family Law Basics for Paralegals and Legal Support Staff

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018 

9:00 am – 4:00 pm via webinar

(Original date: November 27, 2017)

Who should attend: Paralegals, legal assistants, and legal secretaries with three or fewer years of experience working in a family law practice. This 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, working with difficult clients, basic e-discovery skills, preparing for chambers and court, tips from registry staff, and more! Hear from members of the judiciary, registry staff, 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 aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
David C. Halkett McQuarrie Hunter LLP, Surrey

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Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.
Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast may differ from the CPD hours of the original, live program.

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Register by Feb 5
Regular Price
After Feb 5
Webinar Rebroadcast $309 $349
Webinar Rebroadcast
Legal Support Staff Student
$149 $169

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