The Paralegal’s Process: Update and Education
Chaired by Michele Ross and Carrie Sylvestre

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Date, Time & Location:
Wednesday 8 March 2017, 9:00 a, - 5:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel Vancouver, 999 Canada Place Way

Program:
9:00 – 9:05 Opening Statements
MICHELE ROSS, Quay Law Centre, New Westminster

CARRIE SYLVESTRE, Khanna and Co, Vancouver

9:05 – 9:25 The Designated Paralegal: An Update
MICHELE ROSS, Quay Law Centre, New Westminster

9:25 – 10:25 A Paralegal’s Primer about Borderline Personality Disorders
DR. MICHAEL SHEPPARD, DBT Centre of Vancouver, Vancouver

10:25 – 10:55 Coffee Break – Networking and Exhibitor Time

10:55 – 11:25 Practice Specific Round Table Discussions

11:25 – 11:55 Costs: What They Are, How they Work, and How to Get Them
DISTRICT REGISTRAR SCOTT NIELSEN, Supreme Court of BC, Vancouver

11:55 – 12:25 Paralegals in the Justice System: Understanding Your Importance
KAREY BROOKS, JFK Law, Vancouver

12:25 – 1:25 Lunch - Included in Registration

1:25 – 2:10 Summary Trial: Substantive and Procedural Review
PRISCILLA CICEK, Instructor, Vancouver Community College, Vancouver

SAVINA SOHI, Kinman & Associates, New Westminster

2:10 – 2:55 Not Enough Hours in the Day: Time Management Panel
ANDREA ABBINANTE, Stevens Virgin, Vancouver

STEPHANIE GOLDMINC, Jamal Law Group, Vancouver
LISA EVENSON, Harper Grey, Vancouver

2:55 – 3:25 Coffee Break – Networking and Exhibitor Time

3:25 – 3:55 Changes to the Supreme Court Civil Rules: 7 Months In
CARRIE SYLVESTRE, Khanna and Co, Vancouver

3:55 – 4:40 E-Discovery: What You Need to Know
JOHANNA MUSTAPIC, Triage Data, Vancouver

4:40 – 5:00 Practice Specific Round Table Discussions

5:00 Closing Remarks

Pricing:
Register by 15 February 2017 and save 10%

  • TLABC or BCPA Regular Member (Paralegal or Legal Assistant) - $299
  • Non-Member (Paralegal or Legal Assistant) - $449
  • Student (TLABC Member or Non-Member) - $124

Hotel Info:
Rates TBC….