Self-Represented Litigants and Public Practice: Ethics, Professionalism, and Practice Management Issues 

Jun. 17, 2021
Online

The CBA Public Sector Lawyers Section presents:

Self-Represented Litigants and Public Practice: Ethics, Professionalism, and Practice Management Issues 

June 17, 2021 | 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Eastern

Zoom Meeting


This session addresses the ethical and professional responsibilities of public sector and other lawyers when litigating against self-represented litigants. The presentation will also offer practice management tips and ideas to successfully grapple with related practice issues.

Moderator

Rolf Warburton, British Columbia Ministry of Attorney General, Legal Services Branch                                                     

Speaker                                                                                                                                            

Fernando de Lima

Fernando is originally from Brazil where he practiced tax litigation before moving to Canada in 2006. He articled and practiced at Guild Yule LLP in Vancouver from 2011 to 2014, and then joined the Litigation Group of the B.C. Ministry of Attorney General. He has lectured extensively at the Faculties of Law and Engineering at UVic, including content on legal ethics and professionalism.

 

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    DATE AND TIME
    June 17, 2021
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Eastern)

    FORMAT
    Zoom Meeting

    RECORDING
    CBA members may request access to the recording by emailing pubsecconf@cba.org

    COST

    CBA members: Free

    Non-members: $25                                                                                                                                                            

     

     

 

CONTACT INFO

Augusta Acquah
Liaison Officer, CBA Sections
The Canadian Bar Association
(613) 237-2925 ext. 133  | (800) 267-8860
augustaa@cba.org | cba.org