Fraser Valley Connects 2021 (Cancelled) 

Apr. 16, 2021
Live Webinar Online

CANCELLED
Please note that this virtual conference has been cancelled.

 

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 16, 2021 | 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Agenda timing and topic sessions may be subject to change.
 

Registration Type                                      Registration Fee                                            
CBA Member                          $90 (+GST)
CBA Non-Member* $200 (+GST)

PDF Registration Form - Access here!
*Registration for this virtual conference includes the full day. There is no discount or refund offered for partial attendance.


10:00 am | WELCOME

10:00 am-11:00 am | YOUR HEALTH, YOUR PRACTICE - LAWYER WELLNESS IN A CHANGING WORLD
Discover strategic approaches to manage your mental health while staying on top of your game.
Bena Stock LLB, MC, Bena Stock Counselling & Consulting
 

11:00 am-11:10 am | BREAK

11:10 am-12:00 pm | BE A LAWYER, NOT A LENDER – BEST PRACTICES FOR GETTING PAID
Insightful and timely discussion about techniques you can implement to ensure you get paid for your work.
Andrew Morrison, Shields Harney
Greg T. Palm, Hamilton Duncan


12:00 pm-12:30 pm | LUNCH BREAK

12:30 pm-1:30 pm | RECRUITING TALENT TO THE FRASER VALLEY
A panel of speakers discuss how to attract, hire, and retain young lawyers in the Fraser Valley.
Miriam Leung, Director, The Counsel Network
Rebecca Gill, Dhanu Dhaliwal Law Group


1:30 pm-1:40 am | BREAK

1:40 pm-2:40 pm | ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR EVERY PRACTITIONER
Examine emerging ethical problems that could impact your practice, and consider decision-making criteria to fulfill the obligations you have to your clients, the courts, our profession and the public.
Martin Finch QC, Bencher, Baker Newby LLP, LSBC Westminster County Bencher
Jennifer Brun, CBABC 2020-2021 President, Harris & Brun Law Corporation
 

2:40 pm-3:00 pm | AGENDA FOR JUSTICE 2021
CBABC facilitates a conversation about priorities from the Agenda which includes increased access to technology and lawyers in rural and small communities, and the modernization of Supreme Court scheduling.
 

 

 
*JOIN CBA TODAY & SAVE  |  cbabc.org/join

Sign up now for a CBA membership at a pro-rated fee and enjoy all CBA benefits for the remainder of our Membership Year (until August 31, 2021). PLUS we'll give you a $110 refund on this half-day PD.

*This offer will remain open for 30 days after the conference.


ACKNOWLEDGING FIRST NATIONS TERRITORIES
This webinar is hosted by CBABC, and was produced on the traditional and unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples, including the S’ólh Téméxw (Stó:lo¯), Kwantlen, Nuxwsa'7aq (Nooksack), Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh and Musqueam First Nations. We encourage our members to explore the rich history and knowledge of Indigenous people, and to continue learning about their experience in Canada, past and present.
 

Continuing Professional Development Accreditation
Attendance at this seminar will provide you with 4.00 CPD hours for the 2021 Law Society of BC reporting, including 2 hours of the ethics, professional responsibility and practice management component.

*Registration for this virtual conference includes the full day. There is no discount or refund offered for partial attendance.
 
 

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CONTACT INFO

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