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11th Annual Articling Students and Maters' Motions
Credits (Ontario)
Substantive: 1.0
Published
2015
Presenter(s)
Andrew J. Graham
Joan Haberman
Donald Short
Michael White
Source
Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA)
Provider
CPDOnline.ca
Language
English
Length
1 hour
$99.00 plus tax
11th Annual Articling Students and Masters' Motions
Includes handouts

Professionalism is required in any civil matter, but is on public display to opposing counsel and the court when appearing on motions. This CPD program is a primer aimed at articling students as they begin arguing Masters' Motions and has lessons on professionalism, ethics and practice management throughout the program. Specific examples are cited below:

  • Avoiding motions
  • Civility in the courtroom
  • Costs outlines and submissions
  • Times for service issues
  • Estimating time for argument, preparing the written materials/documents dos and don'ts
  • How to prepare for a court appearance (including knowing the file, the motion, taking responsibility for the materials and preparing the oral argument)

Presenter(s)

Master Andrew J. Graham

Master Joan Haberman

Master Donald Short

Michael White