Raising The Bar In Legal Education

Trial Preparation - Plaintiff (TPP 101)

  • 01 Dec 2012
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Vancouver


  • This rate applies to the members in good standing of the following groups:
    1. Amici Curiae Pro Bono Paralegal Program,
    2. Greater Vancouver Legal Nurse Consultant Association
  • 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 activities for the Law Society of British Columbia.

Registration is closed

Professional Development Course:


Trial Preparation for Plaintiff Firms 101: New Rules New Paradigms (TPP 101)

Instructor: Dee Rogers

Law Courts Center
Continuing Professional Development Room
#150 - 840 Howe St., Vancouver, BC V6Z2L2

This your best opportunity to learn about the new Civil Rules of the Supreme Court of BC and how to plaintiff firms use them to their advantage. You will work with the different Forms and learn how they can affect your case. This course is a prerequisite to the intermediate level course. For those with trial experience, you will pick up new coping strategies and for those new to trial preparation, you will learn what must be done and when.

This course will cover the following topics:

  • Developing your documentary evidence;
  • Applicable New Rules of Court;
  • Optimizing your experts and their reports;
  • Lay witnesses - where to find them and how to keep them;
  • Managing costs for a successful Bill of Costs;
  • Reading the opposition.

This 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;
  • printed and digital versions of the Desk Reference Manual, including useful checklists, flowcharts and precedents.
CPD hours: 7.0
Ethics, professional responsibility, client care relations hours: 0.0

View full course brochure.

Single Seat Rate: $548.80
Multi Seat or Accredited Group Rate: $521.36 (each)

Desk Reference Manual: $252.00 CAD

(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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