Raising The Bar In Legal Education

Trust Accounting In-Person 101 (TRA 101)

  • 15 Dec 2016
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Law Courts Center 150-840 Howe ST Vancouver BC V6Z 2L2
  • 5


  • This rate applies to the those sending more than one person from their firm for this course. To avail of this rate, all delegates must register on the same date.

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Professional Development Course:

Trust Accounting In-Person 101  (TRA 101)

Instructors: Krista Adamek and Tina Kaminski Audit Team Leaders with the Trust Assurance Department, Law Society of BC; and Dom Bautista, Executive Director with Law Courts Center

This is the course material. Click here for brochure.

Learning outcomes:

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

1. Understand the mandate of the Law Society of British Columbia and the role of the Trust Regulation Department

2. Develop best practices in advance of LSBC's firm regulation rules;

3. Discuss the duty and ethical obligation that lawyers and support staff have in handling client trust funds

4. Explain the key concepts in trust accounting

5. Understand how to correctly receive and withdraw trust funds

6. Understand how to properly handle cash transactions

7. Demonstrate how to correctly reconcile pooled trust accounts

8. Understand the annual trust report filing requirements

9. Apply the Trust Administration Fee (TAF) to applicable trust deposits, and

10. Report a Division 7 rule violation in writing to the Law Society.

This 7 hour course focuses on professional responsibility, ethics, client care and relations.

CPD hours: 7.0
Ethics, professional responsibility, client care relations hours: 7.0

This full day course offers:

  • best practices on how to manage your trust accounts;
  • a limit of 12 participants, to ensure optimum learning;
  • printed and digital versions of the Desk Reference Manual, including useful checklists, flowcharts and precedents.
To attend the webinar session, click here.

Single Seat Rate: $650
Multi Seat Rate:$625
Just the manual please:
$152.25 (each)

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