Paralegal Growth: Innovation & Professional Development
Chaired by Michele Ross & Suzanne Barnes

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Date, Time & Location:
Wednesday 6 March 2019, Pan Pacific Hotel 999 Canada Place Way, Vancouver. The seminar runs from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm in Oceanview Ballrooms 5-8.

Program:

9:00 am Opening Statements
Michele Ross, Designated Paralegal, Quay Law Centre, New Westminster
Suzanne Barnes, Paralegal, Lindsay LLP, Vancouver

9:05 – 9:35 Licensed Paralegals & Alternate Legal Service Providers – An Update
Michele Ross, Designated Paralegal, Quay Law Centre, New Westminster
 
9:35 – 10:30 Pharmacology 101 – Legal Drugs-Illegal Use and Illegal Drugs-Legal Use 
Wayne K. Jeffery, Expert Forensic Toxicologist, Burnaby
 
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break – Networking and Exhibitor Time
 
11:00 – 11:30 Legal Research Refresher
Meghan Maddigan, Law Society of BC, Vancouver
 
11:30 – 12:00 Benefits of Real Time Reporting
Christy Pratt, Owner & Realtime Reporter, Reportex, Vancouver 
 
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch – Included In Registration Fee
 
1:00 – 1:45 From Service of Initial Pleadings to Retainer of Defence Counsel: Behind the Scenes
Senior Representative from ICBC, Vancouver
 
1:45 – 2:45 Be Stress-Free:  Mindfully Shifting from Worrier to Warrior
Staffan Rydin, Integral Master Coach, Vancouver
 
2:45 – 3:15 Coffee Break – Networking and Exhibitor Time
 
3:15 – 3:45 Effective Use of Evidence at Trial
Roger Watts, Partner, Lindsay LLP, Vancouver
 
3:45 – 4:45 Open Source Analysis as an Investigative Tool & the Impact of Social Media 
Michael Lantz, Director, Investigation Services, Paladin Security, Vancouver
 
4:45 – 5:00 Closing Remarks
 

Pricing:
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  • Non-Member $449
  • Student ( Member or Non-Member) $149

Hotel Info:
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