Meeting Materials

  • February 28, 2020

2019/20

FEbruary 20, 2020 - A View from the Bench - Q&A

Novembe 21, 2019 - Developing a Collaborative Relationhsip with yourLegal Assistant

October 17, 2019 - How I Got Here: Candid conversations with lawyers working in traditional and non-traditional areas of law.

2018/19

May 23, 2019 - Life as a Crown Prosecutor

April 18, 2019 - Weir-Jones v Purolator, Summary Judgments, and Successful Chambers Applications

March 21, 2019 - Moving from a large firm to a small firm

February 21, 2019 - Communicating Effectively While Building High Impact Relationships and Trust

January 17, 2019 - Working with your Assistant

December 14, 2018 - Paper to Portal: Technology as a Competitive Advantage

November 15, 2018 - Using Technology in the Law Firm

October 30, 2018 - Practice Management and Business Development tips for Young Lawyers

September 20, 2018 - Advocacy: A View from the Bench

2017/18

June 21, 2018 - Gaining experience in your area of practice & pointers for Young Lawyers

May 14, 2018 - How to Get the Most Out of ADR: Practice Tips for Young Lawyers

April 26, 2018 - Financial Planning & Investing for Young Professionals

March 15, 2018 - Emotional Intelligence

February 7, 2017 - How Not to Get Sued

January 18, 2018 - Oil and Gas 101

December 8, 2017 - The Role and Life of a Crown Prosecutor

November 16, 2017 - Criminal Defense Panel

September 21, 2017 - ProBono Law and Calgary Legal Guidance

2016/17

June 15, 2017 - Ethics here and now - What Young Lawyers need to know

May 18, 2017 - Opening up your own firm & Client Development

April 20, 2017 - Views from the Bench and Effective Oral Advocacy

March 16, 2017 - Lawyers in Politics: The Excitement, Challenges & Obligations

February 16, 2017 - The Missing Class from Law School - Practical Tips and Traps for Young Lawyers on the Legal World

January 19, 2017 - Social Media Presence

December 15, 2016 - How to avoid being sued as a lawyer and what to do if you are sued

October 20, 2016 - Advocacy: inside and outside a courtroom


2015/16

June 16, 2016 - Navigating your career in today's legal landscape

April 21, 2016 - Securities litigation

March 17, 2016 - Arbitration: Getting started young and staying active

February 18, 2016 - Introduction to Insolvency and Restructuring in the Energy Sector

January 21, 2016 - Employees and their 60 seconds of Fame...the Potential Consequences

December 17, 2016 - A Practical Guide to Practice Management: Tips and traps of dealing with collections, retainer, instructions, conflicts and more

November 19, 2015 - Borrowing Base Reviews and Financial Covenants: What it all means and what happens if you don't make the cut

October 15, 2015 - How to avoid being sued as a lawyer and what to do if you are sued


2014/15

June 18, 2015 - Insolvency 101

April 16, 2015 - Discussing trends for ALIA claims - 2014/2015 update; Tips on how to avoid being the subject of claims and other helpful practice tips from the Law Society

March 19, 2015 - Chambers Advocacy 

February 19, 2015 - Financial Planning for Home Ownership

January 15, 2015 - Pactice Management

November 20, 2014 - Things I wish I would have known 

October 16, 2014 - What does wellness look like?