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CLEBC’s Most Prolific Volunteers: 1996 to 2016

CLEBC works with over 1,000 volunteers every year to support a culture of learning, to encourage innovation, and to give back to the BC bar. This list of our most prolific volunteers between 1996 and 2016 displays just one of many ways that CLEBC can take a bow to the remarkable contributions of our volunteers.


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 and CBABC in Partnership: Early Bird Discount

CLEBC is pleased to announce its partnership with CBABC to provide members an additional 10 calendar days to take advantage of the EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on all CLEBC programs running from now until April 30, 2016.


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.


Interview with Bill Buholzer

Bill Buholzer talks to us about his latest book: Local Government: A British Columbia Legal Handbook.


CLEBC Wins Award of Professional Excellence

CLEBC is pleased to announce that our 4-part Corporate Records Series program, which ran over the course of several months in 2014, is the recipient of an ACLEA’s Best Award for 2015!


Call for Topics: Immigration Issues in Depth

Submit your ideas to CLEBC before June 26, 2015.
CLEBC is proud to be presenting our annual Immigration Issues in Depth course on Friday, December 4th, 2015. At this annual course, we will address the most significant developments in the area of immigration law over the past year and look ahead to the critical issues that are emerging.

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