Women Lawyers Forum & National Conference of Women's Bar Associations Meeting

Feb. 2, 2018
Vancouver BC

Veuillez notez, cet événement sera disponible en anglais seulement.


The Canadian Bar Association of British Columbia, Women Lawyers Forum and the
National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations are proud to present:


Challenges and Rewards for Women in Politics – Both Personal and Professional:
A Conversation with the Honorable Ellen Rosenblum, Attorney General of the State of Oregon, and the
Honorable Suzanne Anton, QC, former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Province of British Columbia.



The Honourable Ellen Rosenblum, Attorney General of the State of Oregon

The Honourable Suzanne Anton, QC, former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Province of British Columbia

Time: Friday, February 2, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm (Pacific Time) - Lunch included
Location: Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver, Seasons Ballroom, 791 West Georgia Street, Vancouver BC
Fees: Early Bird*
(Before 4:00pm PST | January 22, 2018)
Regular Rate
(After 4:00pm PST | January 22, 2018)
$70.00 CAD (Includes applicable taxes) $85.00 CAD (Includes applicable taxes)

*Early Bird rates apply to only CBA members and attendees of the American Bar Association Midyear Meeting. All Non-CBA members and Non-ABA Midyear meeting attendees may register after 4:00pm on January 22, 2018.

*If you are not a member of the Canadian Bar Association, please proceed to create a non-member account to register.

How to create a non-member account.

RSVP: Registration closed on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 3:00pm PST


Have you ever contemplated working on a political campaign or going into politics yourself? Lawyers from the United States will join with their Canadian counterparts to hear from two extraordinary women leaders about the rewards and challenges of working in the political arena, the skills needed to navigate the transition into politics, lessons learned from contested races, and the importance of women serving in high political office.

Lunch Menu

Baby Spinach Salad
Farro, Hazelnut, Goat Cheese, Apple Vinaigrette

BBQ Chicken
Southwestern Corn Succotash, Crispy Shoestring Potato

Not Terry's Chocolate Orange
Chocolate Cake, Orange Confit, Chocolate Mousse, Orange Sable

  • Vegan/Vegetarian option available upon request.

Thank you to our Sponsors!
Elizabeth A. Bryson             Jeanne Maries Clavere           Scaglia Law Firm LLC

The CBABC provides access to Section activities for all members. The facilities for this meeting may be wheelchair accessible. For information about accessible parking or to communicate your request for other accommodation you require, please contact CBABC Sections at sections@cbabc.org.

We also welcome your suggestions for enhancing the inclusiveness of our activities.

Disclaimer: Please ensure to sign-in at the meeting; failure to sign-in will result in de-registration. CBABC requires this as a record to confirm your attendance for this meeting for your CPD reporting (if applicable).

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    *Attendance at this special
    event is open to Canadian and
    U.S. attorneys. If you are a
    not a CBA member, 
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