Raising The Bar In Legal Education

Modern Legal Writing 101 (MLW 101)

  • 21 Feb 2014
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Vancouver


  • 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.

Registration is closed
Professional Development Course:

Modern Litigation Writing 101 (MLW 101)

"Learn how to write for your clients benefit."

Instructor: Sharon Mah paralegal, Bull Housser Tupper LLP

Law Courts Center

CPD Room 150-840 Howe Street Vancouver BC V6Z2L2 


This workshop has been designed to be practical and interactive. At the end of the day, you should be able to:

  • be clear on purpose and effect;
  • attend to basic correspondence etiquette;
  • learn to answer the relevant questions;
  • learn the psychology of delivering good or bad news;
  • use physical features to aid understanding;
  • use modern informationi and structure and formats;
  • organize letters for highest impact; and
  • conform to the Law Society of BC's Respectful Language Guidelines.

Participants must be able to demonstrate specific skills by completing activities prior to the course.

This workshop will provide you with 7.0 CPD hours including 2.0 practice management hour.

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.
Download the course brochure.

Single Seat Rate: $548.80 CAD
Multi Seat Rate: $521.36 CAD (each)

(View cancellation policy)

For more information contact:

Call: 604.685.2727

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