Affidavit Basics 2022

Product Type: Course

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The essentials of working with the most common form of evidence!

Jump Start on CPD 2023
Monday, March 6, 2023

On the rebroadcast date, you will have until midnight of that rebroadcast date to access the course. Please note that technical support will be available during regular CLEBC business hours.

(Original Webinar Date: October 3, 2022)

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Who should attend: Junior litigators, paralegals, and legal support staff

Learning level: Fundamental

Affidavits are the most important and most common form of evidence that a litigator will ever encounter or use. In this intensive half-day program, expert litigators will take registrants through the fundamentals of affidavit drafting, from receiving and organizing the affiant's information to drafting the narrative with clarity and concision.

With this course, you will understand and be able to apply the fundamental building blocks of effective affidavit drafting. Don't miss this opportunity to master the fundamentals of this critical skill set for counsel and senior support staff.

Learning Objectives

  • learn the essentials of good affidavit drafting
  • learn to avoid the most common errors found in affidavit drafting
  • learn the best practices for organizing and presenting affidavit evidence
  • learn from real-life examples of the best and worst in affidavit drafting
  • be alive to the ethics and professionalism issues around affidavit evidence and avoid the pitfalls

Register for this course and Affidavit Secrets on Tuesday, November 8, here.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 3 hours (this course will contain a minimum of .5 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management). Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast will either meet or exceed the CPD hours of the original live webinar course.

Course Chairs
Andrew P. Morrison — Shields Harney, Vancouver

John Douglas Shields — Shields Harney, Vancouver

Jump Start 2023 EARLY BIRD 
Register by Feb. 6/23
Regular Price
After Feb. 6/23
Rebroadcast  $222   $200 $299   $222
Rebroadcast Articled Student $149.50   $111 $149.50   $111

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Raymond Lee

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