Raising The Bar In Legal Education

Law Office Accounting 101 (LOA 101)

  • 10 Oct 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Justice Education Society 260 800 Hornby St Vancouver,BC V6Z 2C5
  • 6


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Professional Development Course:

Law Office Accounting 101  (LOA 101)

Instructor: Aida Holmes, Office Administrator, Victory Square Law Offices and Dom Bautista, Executive Director with Law Courts Center

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Learning outcomes:

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

  1. explain the professional duty that lawyers and accounting staff have to the client with respect to managing the accounts of the firm;
  2. understand the difference between accounting and law firm accounting;
  3. understand the life cycle of a file;
  4. understand how GST and PST are generally applied to legal services;
  5. understand the general concepts of trust accounting;
  6. explain what the accounting records retention and storage requirements are; and
  7. develop best practices to help lawyers comply with LSBC rules.

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:

  • an interactive class providing hands-on practice in preparing documents;
  • time-saving tips on how to manage your documents;
  • a limit of 14 participants, to ensure optimum learning.

Single Seat Rate: $625

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