Basics of Solicitors' Transaction Opinions 2023

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Making your opinions count

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
9:00 am – 12:15 pm
via webinar only

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Who should attend: Business lawyers and real estate lawyers

Learning level: Fundamental/Intermediate

Writing legal opinions is one of the most exacting and challenging aspects of a solicitor's practicecalling for skill, special techniques, and sensitivity to various potential pitfalls.

An outstanding faculty will lead you through structured discussions about common issues such as when to give an opinion and when not to, limiting the scope and purpose of an opinion, and how to choose the best wording. After this half-day course, you will deepen your understanding of principles and critical issues, as well as be alert to major areas of concern. Walk away with sample legal opinions for various practice scenarios.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 2.75 hours (this course will contain a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chair
Stephen Curran — Lakes, Whyte LLP, North Vancouver

Register by Feb. 1/23
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After Feb. 1/23
Live Webinar $205   $185 $269   $205
Live Webinar Articled Student $134.50   $102.50 $134.50   $102.50

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Genevieve Chang

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