CPD Program Details

The 16th Annual Straight from the Bench Conference

Register for the premiere civil litigation conference in the southwest region!

November 1, 2021 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

and November 2, 2021 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

Keynote speaker:  The Honourable Mr. Justice Benjamin Zarnett from the Court of Appeal for Ontario

Professionalism Speaker: Professor Thomas Telfer on Mindfulness & Lawyer Well-Being

EDI Speaker: Professor Michael Coyle on Aboriginal Rights and Alternative Dispute Resolution theory.

Additional Speakers: Regional Senior Justice Bruce Thomas, Jacob Damstra & Peter Kryworuk, and more!

Judicial Chair: The Honourable Madam Justice Lynne Leitch

Co-Chairs: Anne Marie Frauts, Elizabeth Harding, Dara Lambe, Evelyn ten Cate, Dagmara Wozniak