Putting Theory into Practice

Putting Theory into Practice   TAS

Exercising Professionalism and Civility


Master the art of civil advocacy with this fundamental program designed for litigators. Hear directly from judges and leading practitioners on how to navigate civility issues in written correspondence, at discovery, mediation, arbitration and in the heat of trial.


Putting Theory into Practice:

Exercising Professionalism and Civility

Friday, December 16, 2016

1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The Advocates' Society Education Centre

250 Yonge St., Suite 2700

Toronto, ON.

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Live Webcast Option is available!

Early Bird Registration Ends November 11, 2016

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Program Chairs:

Norm Emblem, Dentons Canada LLP
Tracy L. Wynne, Canadian Pacific Railway

Faculty Includes:

The Honourable Justice Gloria J. Epstein, Court of Appeal for Ontario

The Honourable Justice Wendy Matheson, Superior Court of Justice

The Honourable Justice Thomas McEwen, Superior Court of Justice

The Honourable Justice Fred Myers, Superior Court of Justice

Michael E. Barrack, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Rebecca Burrows, KPMG LLP

Philip M. Epstein, Epstein Cole LLP

Andrew Faith, Polley Faith LLP

C. Clifford Lax, Lax O'Sullivan Lisus Gottlieb LLP

Barbara J. Murchie, Bennett Jones LLP

William M. Trudell, William Trudell Professional Corporation

Janice Wright, Wright Temelini LLP


Complete your annual Professionalism CPD Hours in One Program.

Accredited CPD

Total CPD: This program contains 3.5 Professionalism Hours

The Advocates' Society has been approved as an Accredited provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Upper Canada.


Take advantage of the live webcast option that will allow you to interact live with the faculty. Webcast registration fee is per viewer, per program. Webcast registrations and switches from in-person to webcast must be received 5 business days in advance of the program.


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