Administrative Tribunal Advocacy

Learn the skills you need to succeed as an advocate before administrative tribunals at this popular program. The morning session features presentations and demonstrations by leading practitioners and decision-makers on effective tribunal advocacy. Stay for the afternoon hands-on workshop and practise your direct and cross-examination skills using a realistic casefile.

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Program Chairs:
M. Jill Dougherty, WeirFoulds LLP
Lily I. Harmer, Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP

Faculty Includes:
Raj Anand, LSM, Weir Foulds LLP 
Shantona Chaudhury, Pape Chaudhury LLP
Dr. Melinda Davie, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
Emily Lawrence, Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP
Julie Maciura, Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc
Laura A. Pettigrew, Ombudsman Ontario
Yashoda Ranganathan, Ministry of the Attorney General
Luisa Ritacca, Stockwoods LLP
Lonny J. Rosen, C.S., Rosen Sunshine LLP
Mimi Singh, Ministry of the Attorney General
Gary Yee, Former Tribunal Chair, Toronto Licensing Tribunal

Topics Include:
  • Legal framework and evidentiary issues in administrative tribunal advocacy
  • Effective cross-examination techniques
  • Persuasive openings and closings
  • The view from the decision-makers
Eligible CPD Hours:
Morning Only: 1.5 Professionalism; 1.5 Substantive
Full Day: 3.0 Professionalism; 3.5 Substantive

Webcast registrations and switches from in-person to webcast must be received no later than 3 business days in advance of the program.

A Joint Presentation With:
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2/20/2020 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The Advocates' Society Education Centre 2700-250 Yonge Street Toronto, ON

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