February 2015

  • February 01, 2015

Email: pd@cbabc.org
Website: cbapd.org

CBABC Professional Development courses are designed to meet the needs of lawyers while still maintaining the opportunity to network and advance one’s career, practice and business. We pride ourselves in bringing courses to lawyers that will provide the required professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and practice management component for 2015 Law Society of British Columbia reporting.

Upcoming In-person Seminars

Joint Professional Development Conference in Parksville 2015

In Partnership with CBABC Solicitors General Practice – Central Vancouver Island Section
Date: February 19, 2015
Location: Tigh-Na-Mara Resort & Conference Centre, 1155 Resort Drive, Parksville

Get the Point? Effective Communication to Reach Your End Goal

In Partnership with CBABC Women Lawyers Forum – Kamloops
Fifth Annual CBABC Women Lawyers Forum – Kamloops Conference & Retreat
Date: February 28 - March 1, 2015
Location: Quaaout Lodge & Spa, 1663 Little Shuswap Lake Road W, Chase

Joint Professional Development Conference in Kelowna

In Partnership with CBABC Family Law-Okanagan & ADR-Okanagan Sections
Date: March 12, 2015
Location: Big White Ski Resort, Kelowna

Dealing with Change and Learning to Love It!

Presented by the BC Branch of the Canadian Bar Association
Date: April 17, 2015
Location: Downtown Vancouver
Speaker: Dennis Hilton –
Facilitator, Trainer, Consultant and Speaker

CBABC Full Day Professional Development in Smithers

Presented by the BC Branch of the Canadian Bar Association
Date: May 2, 2015
Location: Perry & Company, 1081 Main Street, Smithers

Upcoming Webinars

Extra! Extra! New Hot Topics in Insurance Defence Litigation

Date: February 24, 2015
Speakers: Gregory S. Miller, Lindsay Kenney LLP; John R. Singleton, QC, Singleton Urquhart LLP; and Mary-Helen Wright, Pacific Law Group

Every Lawyer’s Tackle Box – Common Tricks and Traps in Marine Law for Non-Marine Litigators and Solicitors

In Partnership with Victoria Bar Association
*In-person format is also available
Date: March 4, 2015
Speaker: G. Darren Williams, Lambert and Williams

On Demand CPD

Short on time and need to catch up with your CPD? CBABC offers On-Demand CPD in various formats that will meet your busy schedules:

E-Learning On Demand

Online modules incorporate reading materials, quizzes, audio and video.

Introduction to Ethics and Professional Responsibility in British Columbia*

(*CBA members in BC register for FREE! See details here: cbabc.org/bcadvantage)

  • Module 1: Canons of Legal Ethics, Clients and Marketing (1 CPD hour)
  • Module 2: Administration of Justice, Supervision, The Profession (1 CPD hour)

To register, contact Professional Development:
Email: pd@cbabc.org
Tel: (604) 687-3404 ext. 329