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The Difficult Client

Occasionally you may return from a meeting with a client, close your door and plot sweet revenge for all the pain they have caused you. Fortunately for most lawyers this isn't a regular occurrence. When it does happen, here are a few things to think about.

Letter of Engagement

It is crucial that once you and your client have agreed on the terms of engagement that the agreement be put in writing.

Discipline Defence Counsel Roster - Application Form

Helping others is a proven path to increasing wellness and feeling good. You can help as a volunteer with our Discipline Defense Counsel - a roster of lawyers available to counsel other members of the Bar who are before the Discipline Committee of the Law Society of British Columbia.

National Class Action Database

The National Class Action Database is designed to give lawyers and the public easy access to court documents submitted with regard to class action lawsuits currently underway across the country.