Handbooks & Reports

Download and read a selection of reports created by the Alberta Branch with the assistance of committee volunteers from a number of practice areas. 

Inclusive Workplace Toolkit

A publication of the CBA Alberta Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Committee, the Inclusive Workplace Toolkit is designed to support lawyers in every practice setting cultivate an inclusive workplace culture. We have included a variety of resources to take some of the legwork out of addressing specific issues that you may be facing in your practice now, or are choosing to proactively address.

Beyond Big City Law

A publication of the Alberta Branch Access to Justice Committee, Beyond Big City Law focuses on small and solo practitioners in smaller communities across the province. It aims to provide resources and best practices to small/solo practitioners who may struggle with transition issues, or attracting summer students, articling students or associates for work.

Limited Scope Retainers

The Alberta Branch Access to Justice Committee has created a special publication devoted entirely to the topic of Limited Scope Retainers. The purpose of this publication is to provide practitioners with discussion and analysis on the opportunities and challenges that limited scope retainers bring to the practice of law. It provides practical tips and advice for the practitioner wishing to incorporate limited scope retainers into their practice.

A Successful Day In Court (Video)

The Alberta Branch, in cooperation with the Provincial Court of Alberta, Alberta Justice and the Alberta Law Foundation present the video titled A Successful Day in Court – How to Present or Defend Your Civil Claim.