TLABC wins TWO awards for Trial by Fire No More series for new lawyers! 

ACLEA - Outstanding Achievement in Best Program, 2019

The Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA) has awarded Trial Lawyers Association of BC one of only 10 annual awards granted to competitors representing more than 300 organizations.

An Award for Outstanding Achievement was given to TLABC for the Trial by Fire No More education and networking series for new lawyers in the Best Programs category. 

ACLEA members are professionals in the fields of continuing legal education and legal publishing. Its annual ACLEA’s Best Awards are highly competitive and winning projects represent the highest level of achievement for the staff and volunteers involved.

NATLE - 2019 Award of CLE of the Year

The National Association of Trial Lawyer Executives (NATLE) has awarded TLABC its 4th annual Award of CLE of the Year for the Trial by Fire No More networking and education series for new lawyers.

NATLE is an organization whose members are chief executives and staff of justice associations throughout North America. Its 67 member associations collectively represent over 60,000 attorneys. 

 

Previous Awards:

NATLE - 2017 Award of CLE of the Year

The National Association of Trial Lawyer Executives (NATLE) has awarded TLABC its second annual Award of CLE of the Year for the Annual Women Lawyers Retreat.

NATLE is an organization whose members are chief executives and staff of justice associations throughout North America. Its 67 member associations collectively represent over 60,000 attorneys. 

 

ACLEA - Outstanding Achievement in Best Program, 2017

The International Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA) has awarded TLABC one of only 21 annual awards granted to competitors representing more than 300 organizations.

An Award for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT was given to TLABC for the Annual Women Lawyers Retreat.

ACLEA members are professionals in the fields of continuing legal education and legal publishing. Its annual ACLEA’s Best Awards are highly competitive and winning projects represent the highest level of achievement for the staff and volunteers involved.

  • 2017 Planning Committee: Wendy Baker QC (co-chair), Rajwant Dewar (co-chair), Agnes Huang, Ashley Syer, Candace Cho, Kerri Priddle, Krista Simon, Rosemarie Keith & Tara Chandler
  • Previous Planning Committee Members: Megan Ellis QC, Noreen Collins, Paula H. Kalsi, Leyna Roenspies & Karen Jamieson
  • TLABC Staff: Erin Monahan 
  • Previous Staff Liaisons: Carla Terzariol, Sheila Schierbeck & Amanda Huettner

 

NATLE - 2016 Award of Excellence for Publication of the Year

The National Association of Trial Lawyer Executives (NATLE) has awarded TLABC its inaugural Award of Excellence for Publication of the Year for the Verdict, TLABC's widely recognized magazine. 

NATLE is an organization whose members are chief executives and staff of justice associations throughout North America. Its 67 member associations collectively represent over 60,000 attorneys. 

the Verdict Board:

  • Editorial Board: Candace Cho, Aseem Dosanjh, Ed Good, Bill MacLeod, Dana Quantz, Harmonie Roesch-West, Michael Sporer
  • Publisher: Julia Chalifoux
  • Managing Editor: Carla Terzariol
  • Editor Emeritus: Ken Price
  • Staff Writer: Ben Doyle


ACLEA - Outstanding Achievement in Best Program, 2016

The International Association for Continuing Legal Education (ACLEA) has awarded TLABC one of only 21 annual awards granted to competitors representing more than 300 organizations.

An Award for OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT was given to TLABC for the Medical Legal Conference XIII: Hawaii 2015 - Health and Legal Professionals Working Together as Allies in the Best Program category. 

ACLEA members are professionals in the fields of continuing legal education and legal publishing. Its annual ACLEA’s Best Awards are highly competitive and winning projects represent the highest level of achievement for the staff and volunteers involved.

Project Faculty and Staff: 

•    Mock Trial / Focus Group: Robyn Wishart, The Hon. Mr. Justice Nathan Smith, Marc Kazimirski, Joseph Cahan, Dr. Gwyllyn Goddard, and Christy Pratt.
•    Conference Planning Committee: Derek Miura, Robyn Wishart, Dr. Nairn Stewart, Dr. Mark Frobb, Dr. Douglas Lee & Dr. James Kennedy
•    TLABC Staff: Erin Monahan (Education Director) and Carla Terzariol (Executive Director)

ACLEA formally presented the award to TLABC at the Annual Meeting of ACLEA in Seattle, WA on August 2, 2016.