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Limited Legal Services: Their Access to Justice Role from YYZ to YVR (ACL LLS 101)

  • 09 Aug 2016
  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Law Courts Center 840 Howe ST #150 Vancouver V6Z2L2
  • 7

Registration

  • Together we learn.
    Limit of 1 seat for staff per institutional partner:
    Access Pro Bono BC,
    Atira Women's Resource Society,
    Battered Women Support Society, BC Human Rights Tribunal, and
    Ministry of AG Vancouver JAC.
  • This special event is open to AC managers and guests.

    There are no free webinar seats.
  • This is a license for one person. Each lawyer and other staff have to register.

    For lawyers practicing in BC, if you plan to report this as part of your CPD activities, please read the LSBC rules. Part of the rules require that you view this with at least another lawyer (not staff); please ask us if there is lawyer from another firm who has registered.

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Professional Development Course:

 

Limited Legal Services (LLS): Their Access to Justice Role from YYZ to YVR (ACL LLS 101)

Facilitated by Heather Hui-Litwin .


Description:

Heather Hui-Litwin is a non-practicing lawyer from Ontario, she focuses on access to justice and self-representation issues.

Heather will be facilitating a discussion on how limited legal services (or limited scope retainers) can be:

  • used as an access to justice tool;
  • what practice considerations there are; and
  • what challenges to plan for.
She was a self-represented litigant for a duration of her lawsuit.  Her remarks will be based on her own experience as a litigant, and also on her practice as a lawyer. (More about the work she does: www.limitedscoperetainers.ca)

Prepare to engage. This is not a lecture.

Seating is limited to 18

CPD: 1.5 hours including 1 hour in client relations, ethics and professional responsibility.

Cost:

Single Seat Rate: $78.75 CAD

Webinar Single Seat License: $78.75 CAD

(View cancellation policy)

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For more information contact:
In Vancouver: 604.685.2727

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