Summary of Meetings: Women Lawyers Forum - Vancouver Island
Number of Meetings Held:5
October 20, 2022
November 17, 2022
December 15, 2022 (featured Holiday Card Making)
February 20, 2023
March 16, 2023
April 20, 2023
May 15, 2023
Meeting Title/Topic: Monthly Social Night
Synopsis: A chance to informally meet, network and support each other throughout the year at various downtown Victoria locations.
November 24, 2022
Registration Count: 8
Joint social with Family Law - Vancouver Island Section
Meeting Title/Topic: Nanaimo Holiday Social
Synopsis: Nanaimo members connected with colleagues and friends, discussing practice matters and having a great time!
April 19, 2023
Joint meeting with the Senior Counsel & WLF Sections
Registration Count Online: 7
Registration Count In-Person: 39
Guest Speakers: Jo-Anne Stark and Kim Acedo
Meeting Title/Topic: Personal & Professional Self-care: Practical Solutions for Senior Women Lawyers
Synopsis: Kim Acedo, Health & Self-Care Coach for women in midlife and beyond, and lawyer Jo-Anne Stark provided an informative and practical discussion to consider the possibilities of developing a plan that fits you.
June 6, 2023
Registration Count: 43
Meeting Title/Topic: Annual Judges Dinner
Synopsis: An unforgettable evening of memories and laughter. Members dined and socialized with local Judges, Masters, and lawyers in an informal setting to wrap up the WLF - Vancouver Island's 2022-2023 term.