Your First Judicial Review (YLD) (Archived Video Stream) 

May 7, 2013
Toronto Online

This is the archived version of a program presented on May 7, 2013.

"Your First Judicial Review”is back by popular demand this year! Learn from a group of young, dynamic, experienced and inspirational speakers from all areas of law and get fresh perspectives on judicial review proceedings, including helpful guidelines and “tricks of the trade”. You will gain a solid introduction to judicial review proceedings as well as the useful tools you need to efficiently and effectively navigate judicial review proceedings and to obtain the best resolution for your clients. 

You will walk away from this program with:

  • An overview of the judicial review process and framework
  • Increased knowledge of JR practice in the provincial courts and federal courts
  • Best practices for preparing pleadings and evidence
  • Tactics to improve your oral advocacy at the JR hearing
  • Strategies for managing professionalism issues distinct to JRs

Program Chairs:
Diane Hachem, Barrister and Solicitor
Geoff Mowatt, Dimock Stratton LLP


Welcome and Opening Remarks from the Co-chairs

Overview of the Judicial Review Process
Paul Lomic, Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP - Hamilton
Tiffany D. Soucy, Senior Associate, Dentons Canada LLP

Understanding the Framework
Eli D. Mogil, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Daniel M. Anthony, Smart & Biggar / Fetherstonhaugh - Ottawa
Christine Hobkinson, Johnstone & Cowling LLP

Navigating the Judicial Review Proceeding
Y. Monica Song, Dentons Canada LLP - Ottawa
Michael Bossin, Community Legal Services and University of Ottawa, Adjunct Professor - Ottawa
Jodi Martin, Associate, Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP

The Judicial Review Hearing
Piper Morley, Partner, Aird & Berlis LLP
Andrew Bernstein, Partner, Torys LLP
Karen Kwan Anderson, Pace Law Firm

Tips from the Respondent
Shelley C. Quinn, Counsel, Department of Justice, Regulatory Law Section


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    For 1 to 3 Participants
    CBA Member: $145*
    Non-Member: $185*

    For 4 or more Participants
    CBA Member: $195*
    Non-Member: $250*
    E-Materials included in the registration fee
    *plus applicable taxes

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