TRU Student Address with Margaret Mereigh 

Mar. 4, 2019
Kamloops BC

Veuillez notez, cet événement sera disponible en anglais seulement.

Presented by the Canadian Bar Association British Columbia Branch.

Speaker(s): Margaret Mereigh2018-2019 CBABC President, Crown Counsel with the BC Prosecution Service
Address: Innovation in the Field of Law

Monday, March 4, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Pacific Time)

Location: Thompson Rivers University
Old Main Building | Room 3732
805 TRU Way, Kamloops, BC

The room is located on the 3rd floor of the Old Main Building.
Fees: No Cost - light snacks and food will be provided.

You’re invited to join CBA BC Branch President, Margaret Mereigh, for an afternoon at TRU.

Margaret will speak to students and lawyers on innovation in the field of law. This is a terrific opportunity for TRU students and practicing lawyers to meet and connect to build relationship and discover more about your local legal community.

Get to know your speaker:

Margaret is senior appellate Crown Counsel with the BC Prosecution Service and prosecutes criminal appeals in the BC Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. Highlights of her 27-year career as Crown Counsel include working as trial counsel in R. v. Gladue (a just approach to sentencing aboriginal offenders) and the Air India trial (a prosecution of an act of aviation terrorism).

Margaret Mereigh is also a 27-year CBABC member, and has held numerous volunteer roles including, provincially, as Vice President, Secretary Treasurer, elected member of its governing Provincial Council, Government Relations Committee member and on the Advisory Committee to the Judicial Council of BC.

Nationally, she has volunteered as Chair of the National Standing Committee on Legislation and Law Reform, and as a member of the National Criminal Justice Section Committee, the National Sections Council, the National Resolutions, Constitution and By Laws Committee, the Membership Committee and the Supreme Court of Canada Liaison Committee.

Cancellation Policy
To cancel your attendance, please contact the PD Department at No refunds will be issued to non-attendees.

Accessibility & Inclusiveness
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 PD at

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

Participant Disclaimer - This is to confirm that you have agreed with the following terms and conditions:
All materials related to this course are for the sole use of the above said registrant, which may not be copied, reproduced, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, translated, distributed, shared, modified, made available on a network or other website, used to create derivative works, or transmitted in any form or by any means whatsoever without the prior express written permission of the Canadian Bar Association.


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