Access to Justice for Children 2020: Best Interests of the Child





Product Type: Course

Format
Courses - In-Person
Start Date & Time
2020-03-06 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2020-03-06 4:30 PM
Location
Pan Pacific Hotel


Format
Courses - Webinar
Start Date & Time
2020-03-06 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2020-03-06 4:30 PM
Online Provider
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Format
Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2020-07-20 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2020-07-20 4:30 PM
Online Provider
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DescriptionMore DetailAgenda

Working with children in all areas of law

Friday, March 6, 2020
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
or attend via webinar

—Rebroadcast—
Summer Series 2020
Monday, July 20, 2020
9:00 am – 4:30 pm via webinar

Who should attend: Lawyers in all practice areas, judges, family justice counsellors, mediators, arbitrators, parenting coordinators, anyone involved in access to justice, psychologists, psychiatrists

Learning level: All levels

This multi-disciplinary training meets the needs of professionals who work with children in all areas of law. It will help you sharpen your knowledge and practice on the best interests of the child, and meet each child's unique circumstances considering influences such as culture, ability, and trauma.  

Using a practice framework, grounded in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, we will provide essential information on healthy development for children, best interest practices, and other access to justice needs at each age and stage of the child's life.

You will receive concrete examples and tips on how to adapt your practice to meet the child in their particular context.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 7 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

LSBC Family Law ADR qualification course hours:

  • Parenting Coordinators (5 hours)
  • Family Violence (2 hours)

This course will satisfy Roster requirements for:

  • Hear the Child Society
  • Child and Youth Legal Centre
  • Legal Services Society's Independent Legal Advice for Children program contracted by the Ministry of Children and Family Development
  • Mediate BC

Course Chairs
Halie Kwanxwa'loga Bruce Cedar and Sage Law Corporation, Chilliwack
The Honourable Donna J. Martinson, QC Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of BC, Vancouver
Suzanne S. Williams Brown Henderson Melbye, Victoria

 

Pricing 

Special Pricing
In-Person* $479
In-Person Articled Student* $374.50
Webinar $349
Webinar Articled Student $274.50

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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

*Lunch is included.

Pricing 
Summer Series 2020
EARLY BIRD 
Register by
June 19/20
Regular Price
After June 19/20
Webinar Rebroadcast $329 $379
Webinar Rebroadcast
Articled Student
$189 $189

Save even more with your CPDone Pass
Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast will either meet or exceed the CPD hours of the original live course.

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CLEBC Program Lawyer*
Teresa Sheward
tsheward@cle.bc.ca
*non-practising


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