Appearing in Criminal Court: Ethics, Tactics and Strategies (Archived Video Stream) 

Dec. 16, 2019

OBA Criminal Justice Law PROGRAM | Original Program Date: December 16, 2019

Criminal lawyers are presented with unique ethical dilemmas in court every day. What are the tactics and strategies senior lawyers use in their daily appearances to make a persuasive case within the ethical bounds of the practice of law? Join our stellar faculty in their roundtable discussion about the influence of ethics in their practice, argument and interpretation of the law from the moment they enter the courtroom to closing arguments, including:

  • Ethical considerations in accepting a case
  • Ethical considerations in preparing and presenting a case
  • Ethics in the courtroom
  • Ethics outside the courtroom

Gain new strategies that will lead to you becoming a more skilled advocate.


Justice of the Peace Catherine Shoniker, Ontario Court of Justice


The Honourable Sandra Bacchus, Ontario Court of Justice
Brock Jones, Crown Attorney’s Office (Scarborough)
Paula Rochman, Criminal Defence Lawyer
Thomas Shoniker, Criminal Defence Lawyer


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    For 1 to 3 Participants
    CBA Member: $99*
    Non-Member: $150*

    For 4 or more Participants
    CBA Member: $150*
    Non-Member: $200*
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