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Watch: Video Clips from CLEBC’s Access to Justice for Children Conference

The program, now available in our Webinar Archive, provides the foundation lawyers need regarding the nature of children’s legal rights, and the reality and complexity of the lives of children entitled to benefit from those rights. It links that foundation to the daily work lawyers do, suggesting practical ways for lawyers to effectively work with children to identify breaches of their legal rights and to provide remedies for them.


Access to Justice—Video Clips

WATCH: Video Clips from CLEBC’s “Access to Justice for Children Conference: Law Practice and Children’s Human Rights”


CLEBC congratulates the 2015 Queen’s Counsel appointees

The 39 lawyers recognized for their exceptional achievements last year, many of whom have are valued CLEBC volunteers, represent a diverse range of practice areas.


“Not for Sissies”: The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, PC, on Administrative Law

Each year our Administrative Law Conference proudly features the involvement of a Supreme Court of Canada judge. We were very pleased to welcome The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, PC, to our 16th Annual Administrative Law Conference on November 16, 2015.


CLEBC responds to a Bencher decision with a FREE one-hour online course

CLEBC is offering a free one-hour online course to enable lawyers to gain a better understanding of challenges arising from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.


VIDEO: 10th Biennial Family Law Conference 2015

An invitation from the Course Chairs.
This two-day conference will be chock-full of every trending issue that we encounter – from strategies for conducting a case, conferences, chambers, trials, appeals, updates on guidelines, the evolving property division case law to income and alienation – all of it will be covered by pre-eminent counsel from here BC and across Canada.


CLEBC’s Advocacy Toolkit

Improve your oral advocacy skills with this on-demand resource—select the topic of interest when you need it.
CLEBC is proud to announce a new practice support and skill development learning tool: the Advocacy Toolkit. The Toolkit is an on-demand resource designed to help lawyers improve their oral advocacy skills.


VIDEO: Access to Justice for Children Conference

An invitation from Course Chairs, Donna J. Martinson and Suzanne S. Williams.
There’s a big gap between children’s significant rights, and the reality of their lives… We have an access to justice crisis here in Canada, and unfortunately children, who are our most vulnurable people, are taking the brunt of the crisis.


Update for Paralegals & Legal Support Staff

CLEBC’s late-spring calendar provides specialized education for BC Paralegals and legal support staff.
As a paralegal, your role is integral to the legal community and continued education is the key to your accelerated career track.


CLE-TV: Annual Review Series

Composed of seven “year in review” updates in select areas of law.
For each practice area, we will provide you with an update of the most significant legal developments which have taken place in the past 12 months.

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