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Litigation Practice Basics 101 (LPB 101)

  • 19 Feb 2016
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Law Courts Center 840 Howe St. #150, Vancouver, BC
  • 11

Registration

  • Includes shipping and GST.
  • This rate applies to the those sending more than one delegate to this course session. To avail of this rate, all delegates must be registered at the same time.
  • Rate for those attending to fulfill their mandatory continuing professional development activities for the Law Society of British Columbia.

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Professional Development Course:
 

Litigation Practice Basics 101 (LPB 101)
aka important things they do not teach in school but you should know

Instructor: Yvonne Choi, legal assistant, Harris and Company LLP
 

Description:
This is a one day course designed to assist junior support staff gain a better prospective of the legal profession, to provide fundamental knowledge for working in a law firm, and to develop the practical skills for succeeding as a junior member of a litigation team.

CPD:7.0 hours including 2.0 hours in professional responsibility and ethics.

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of our course, you will be able to

1. explain what the expectation of the public has towards lawyers and legal professionals specifically their duty and professional obligations;

2. know the difference between confidentiality v privilege and keeping both;

3. develop a set of professional goals designed to increase your value to your firm;

4. attend to basic correspondence etiquette; and

5. demonstrate an understanding of how to manage a work/life balance.

Each full day session offers:

  • an interactive class providing hands-on practice;
  • a limit of 14 participants, to ensure optimum learning;
  • a Desk Reference Manual, including useful checklists

Fees:
Single seat rate: $548.80
Multi-seat rate: $521.36 (each)
Desk Reference Manual: $152.25
(View cancellation policy)

For more information: 604.685.2727

*If you are registering two or more persons from your firm for the special price, each participant must complete register separately, at the same time. Payment must then be arranged by directly contacting Admissions at 604.685.2727.

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