Family Law Basics for Paralegals and Legal Support Staff 2024







Product Type: Course

Format
Courses - Webinar
Start Date & Time
2024-05-10 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2024-05-10 4:00 PM
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Format
Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2024-07-17
End Date & Time
2024-07-17
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Format
Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2024-07-24
End Date & Time
2024-07-24
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A jam-packed day that you won't want to miss!

Friday, May 10, 2024
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
via webinar only

—Rebroadcasts—
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.

Summer Series 2024
Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Wednesday, July 24, 2024

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Who should attend: All junior paralegals and legal support staff wishing to excel in their role; this course may also be of interest to lawyers transitioning to family practice

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, drafting pleadings, an overview of child and spousal support, preparing for chambers, and tips on how to excel as a valuable member of your team.

Hear from experienced lawyers and paralegals who have successfully handled the challenges you will meet every day.

We welcome any questions on course day regarding what it's like to be a Designated Paralegal—please send your questions in advance to Mary Kingston at maryk@cle.bc.ca.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (including a minimum of 1 hour involving aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care, and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chair
David C. Halkett — McQuarrie, Surrey

Pricing
EARLY BIRD 
Register by Apr. 12/24
Regular Price
After Apr. 12/24
Live Webinar $370 $423
Live Webinar Articled Student $211.50 $211.50
Summer Series 2024 EARLY BIRD 
Register by June 17/24
Regular Price
After June 17/24
Rebroadcast $333 $381
Rebroadcast Articled Student $190.50 $190.50

Are you a member of the Indigenous legal community (lawyer/Articled Student/legal support staff/paralegal) or a non-lawyer Indigenous community member?
We value your contributions and encourage your participation in all of our programs. To increase accessibility, we offer a 50% discount* to all Indigenous lawyers/Articled Students/legal support staff/paralegals and a limited number of free online registrations to non-lawyer Indigenous community members. (*discount applies to Regular prices, not Early Bird prices). Please contact Customer Service to find out more.

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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

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CLEBC Programs Production Manager
Mary Kingston
maryk@cle.bc.ca


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